August 23, 2010

Commentary: Science? We don't need no stinking science in Gulf oil spill

To hell with those damn scientists bad-mouthing our good shrimp, oysters and crabs pulled from the oily waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Best way to deal with that peer-reviewed study published Monday in the Journal of the American Medical Association? Same way we Americans deal with any science we find inconvenient. Ignore it. Call it a lie. Make it out to be the stuff of elitist eggheads. Particularly when scientific recommendations cut into profits.

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