Mischa Popoff is a treasure, a man with much to say about the organic nuttiness.
Category Archives: Food scares
A year ago these clowns published a study that was withdrawn. Now they republish the study on line.
We have all kinds of food nuts. I first was made aware of the gluten free fad when jail inmates started claiming they needed gluten free diets–their goal was a better menu. More fish, less baloney. Ain’t gonna happen.
It’s back. A controversial study purporting to show that genetically modified food causes health problems was republished this week in the journal Environmental Sciences Europe (DOI: 10.1186/s12302-014-0014-5). It was retracted last year by Food and Chemical Toxicology, which published it in 2012.
Bitman is unknown to me, but is mainstream NYT for purposes of profile.
Some people know more than I do–I know, you can’t believe that such a thing.
Now this journalist calls it Genetically Engineered, but the panic is the same.
And just as stupid. Count on the greenies of Vermont.
There are too many anxious idiots on the issue of Gentically Modified food sources.
Henry Miller is at the Hoover and is an expert on the benefits of genetic modification.
Thomas Lifson reports on the Saturated Fats are OK study and the reaction from the food nuts. Food “experts” are very much like climate junkster “experts.”
A discussion on the GM crops issues, featuring an advocate who is on the science and policy advisory group for ACSH.
My friend and high flying Agriculture Lawyer, Gary Baise, midwest farmer hissownself, and DC Law Firm Doyen of EPA regulatory abuses, writes a regular column for Farm Futures
Orwellian junk science outfits always get dressed up with nice names.
Some reacted negatively to my applause for Gary Taubes.
I have always admired the work of the great Taubes, since he is fearless even when he hopes to get published by the NYT and other lefty pubs.
I would say that smoking tobacco goes back a ways and that even the worst results of epidemiological studies shows that 90% of tobacco smokers manage to avoid the deadly cancer causing effects of cigarette tobacco smoking.
Here we go again. Parabens are the bogeyman. These people need to take a nap.
The Media, following the lead of the Public Health community, loves to create food anxiety.
Here are examples.