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Former French Pres. Sarkozy on Pedophilia, Depression, and Genetics

October 28, 2014

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In 2007 Nicolas Sarkozy made a controversial statement regarding pedophilia and depression by suggesting that they both have a genetic component. His statement (in translation) says: “I’m inclined personally to think that you are born paedophile and it’s a problem that we don’t know how to treat this pathology.” In reference to depression, he spoke […]

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When pseudoscience transcends politics: GMO opponents, Christian Evangelists, and bananas

September 21, 2014

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What do Ray Comfort’s “The Atheist’s Nightmare,” and genetically modified food opponents have in common? They don’t understand where the bananas they eat come from.  In 2003 Ray Comfort released a video where he talked about the banana, which he declared the bane of atheists’ existence, since its convenient shape, nutrition, and coloring proved the existence […]

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Christine O’Donnell thinks “Pinky and the Brain” is a documentary, claims scientists made mice with human brains

September 5, 2014

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“They are — they are doing that here in the United States. American scientific companies are cross-breeding humans and animals and coming up with mice with fully functioning human brains. So they’re already into this experiment.” – Christine O’Donnell, Tea Party Republican in a 2007 appearance on The O’Reilly Factor Christine O’Donnell, who is definitely […]

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Sarah Palin thinks fruit fly genetics research is useless, doesn’t know it has been going on for over 100 years

September 4, 2014

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“Where does a lot of that earmark money end up anyway? […] You’ve heard about some of these pet projects they really don’t make a whole lot of sense and sometimes these dollars go to projects that have little or nothing to do with the public good. Things like fruit fly research in Paris, France. […]

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