Science is a pain in the neck

Science is a pain in the neck

Science is a pain in the neck

Bad Astronomy
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March 23 2009 7:00 AM

Science is a pain in the neck

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My friend Christian is married to my other friend Maria, who is a Skepchick. Christian just had his thyroid removed, and Maria, whom I love with all my heart, wrote a fantastic personal piece about how science has saved her husband.

The essay has some NSFW language in it, and I can't blame her: if some garbage pseudoscience were on TV while I sat with my spouse who was recovering from a life-saving procedure made possible by centuries of disparate scientific achievement, I'd want to reach through the TV and throttle all the liars who advertise there too.

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Maria, you done good. You too, Christian.