As elementary school students, we very likely, in a fit of playground rage, shouted a derogatory name at one of our classmates. Perhaps someone had just purposefully blasted our four-square ball to the other side of the street or maybe someone had just said that his dad was tougher than your dad. 925 more words
I have noticed recent posters on the walls in the building that I work in that talk about workplace violence: “Going to work shouldn’t be like going into a storm.” I have worked for the same company for 29 years, and in this building for the past six, and I have never witnessed anything close to violence. 794 more words
Science Babe has recently posted an article slating many of Food Babe’s claims (http://gawker.com/the-food-babe-blogger-is-full-of-shit-1694902226). I can’t tell whether it is to make herself feel better about that Starbucks or whatever she is addicted to getting every single morning, even though she knows a healthier choice makes more sense… Or perhaps because she works for the very companies that provide the foods Food Babe condemns? 1,284 more words
How False Constructs Come to Be Regarded As Irrefutable Truth: The "Disruptive Physician", Addiction Medicine Specialists and the 21st Century Inquisition of Doctors--Let's See if She Floats!
“This physician may be clinically competent; indeed, he may be technically superior. However, no one wants to refer patients to him. No one wants to assist him in surgery. 2,104 more words