Wednesday, November 04, 2009

War Story

Michael Shermer reports on a victory in the never-ending battle of science against quackery, despite the latter's best efforts to intimidate through legalistic means. In this instance, it was a doctor calling bullshit on some con artists who had managed to get published a journal article claiming "scientific proof" for the power of prayer.

(Ironically, the good guy here is named Bruce Flamm. Not reported was whether his nickname is Flimm.)

(h/t: SkepticDoc)

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