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July 18, 2018

BehindTheMedspeak: "Why Most Published Research Findings Are False"

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It's the dirty little secret of so-called "Evidence-Based Medicine" (EBM): half the evidence is wrong.

Worse: we don't know which half.

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Read the 2005 paper that blew the medical establishment's mind and continues to rankle and vex.

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Me, I love trouble, so you know it just tickles me to death to point this classic out to peeps who get on their high horses.

July 18, 2018 at 12:01 PM | Permalink | Comments (2)

"Look at Me" — Anita Brookner

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This wonderful novel, originally published in 1982, enchanted me from the first sentence.

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Above and below,

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the first

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four

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pages.

 

July 18, 2018 at 10:01 AM | Permalink | Comments (0)

Damascus Steel Bottle Opener

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From the website:

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No stubborn bottle cap can resist the Böker hand-forged Damascus steel bottle opener.

Made from 300 layers of tank steel.

Weight: 0.9 oz.

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Zzz

$82.95.

July 18, 2018 at 08:01 AM | Permalink | Comments (0)

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