This school in Virginia is fucked up. These teenagers were educated to believe they can communicate with the Creator of the Universe by straining their faces.
This weeks’ Woo: Stop taking Vitamin D supplements.
Climate Change: Victims of Hurricane Michael are represented by climate deniers. The red tide is not from Russia this time. I often spend Thanksgiving in Panama City Beach. What will it be like in 12 years’ time?
A long history of sidelining women has made us less likely to believe their experiences.
If you missed this article earlier you can now go back in time to read it but just remember how we fill in the gaps in our everyday experiences.
Did Kavanaugh take a lie detector test? I didn’t hear that he did.
I appreciate the concern of Elizabeth Winkler about Donna Strickland not being accepted into Wikipedia until she had received a Nobel prize, but we’re not told about men in a similar position to Strickland, so I can’t make the comparison.
If Kavanaugh’s accuser had been a man, he would still have been sidelined. But I take the general overall point.
Hmmm…why have I never included the “Lie Detector Test” as a Woo article? The FBI and maybe even the CIA use it as part of the entrance test and it is complete pseudoscience. My job here is not done yet!! 🙂
While levels of empathy are related to positive (or negative) emotional experiences I don’t think it is correct to say that “Young people are notoriously unemphatic”. It develops from infancy and is well developed and common to almost all children from age 5 or 6.