#146.5 – Vaxxed

The League of Nerds

 

Unfortunately due to some computer problems James’ audio this week got scrambled and we had to use the G+ recording. Sorry, but instead of chucking the episode we decided to release it as a mid week surprise. Myles and James were joined by one of their favourite scientist, C0nc0rdance to talk about the film Vaxxed. Vaxxed is a poor attempt at cashing in on the pain and suffering antivax peddlers have caused. The film centres on the CDC whistle blower and the now retracted study that followed. Needless to say the paper is found wanting on many many levels from crap use of stats to a tiny number of test subjects, almost like the author went out of their way to present a conclusion based on a lie…

 

About Myles Power (764 Articles)
Hello Internet! My name is Myles Power and I am a chemist from the North East of England, who loves to make videos trying to counter pseudoscience and debunk quackery in all of its various forms! From the hype around GMOs through to Atrazine turning the freakin’ frogs gay, I’ll try to cut through the nonsense that’s out there!

2 Comments on #146.5 – Vaxxed

  1. https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-7556279/Andrew-Wakefield-struck-anti-MMR-science-millionaire-lifestyle.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490&ito=1490

    Here is an Update on Wakefield leading a luxurious life at a time when people are getting hit by Measles.

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