John Oliver Revisits the Still Awful Opioid Epidemic, With Celebrity Assistance [VIDEO]

426John Hughes
2 days, 18 hours ago
re: #42 Shropshire Slasher Well, that oversteps the limit for me. Fuck you. The BSPP have extinguished fires in my house, helped a young relative who attempted to commit suicide and dealt with another relative who had a psychotic break. ...

Ted Cruz Says Anti-Vaccination Parents Have a “Religious” Right to Put Children at Risk

The GOP is very quickly morphing into the anti-vaxx party
454tourist11382000
2/05/15 7:26:13 am
In the netherlands it is simple..... If your kid is not vaccinated it does not go to school. The religious nuts (yes we have them) are literally a menace to other human beings by not vaccinating. Its funny that the ...

Rand Paul: Parents ‘Own’ Children, Not the State, So Vaccines Should Be Voluntary

Dangerous stupidity
489Rocky-in-Connecticut
2/03/15 4:32:19 am
Since it appears Republicans and anti-vaxxers nowadays give more weight to personal antidotes over actual scientific evidence, I'll participate: From my own high school and personal friendships, I know personally of 3 college professors , 2 Creative Directors for major ...

Vox Misrepresents Obama’s 2008 Vaccination Stance

Vox spreads misinformation
393Romantic Heretic
2/02/15 4:26:45 pm
re: #368 Kragar Made the mistake of scanning that. Once again I ask myself, "What is it about so many professed conservative's faces that makes me want to punch them? Is there some genetic cause? Did they all have the ...

Obama Urges Parents to Vaccinate Kids, Chris Christie Says It’s a “Choice”

Pro-choice
185KerFuFFler
2/02/15 1:51:29 pm
re: #82 ObserverArt There probably were but it was a long time ago so I don't remember all of the stupidity on display. The anti-vaxx propaganda was what stood out in my mind since it is such paranoid bullshit.

The Best Statement on the Anti-Vaccination Crazies You’ll See Today

“This pediatrician is not putting up with it”
225nkdee
2/02/15 3:47:40 am
re: #10 lawhawk The shingles vac won't necessarily keep you from getting them. It will, however, make them less serious. I had shingles a couple years ago. A friend thought I might have them so I went to the doc. ...
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Oregon: Test Shows Liberian Woman Under Observation Does Not Have Ebola

Another false alarm
236lostlakehiker
11/04/14 2:55:43 pm
re: #235 leftynyc Those who care nothing for their fellow Americans, and who pray for Ebola, are a misfortune for both you and me. As to caring nothing for actual governing, is this not somewhat belied by the gusto with ...

Maine Judge Lifts Mandatory Quarantine on Ebola Nurse Kaci Hickox

Somebody’s confused
152Fortitudine
10/31/14 8:55:19 pm
Active monitoring =/= quarantine. If you go to the CDC website, you can search for "Interim guidance on monitoring and movement for persons with potential Ebola exposure." Table 1 explains exactly what the risk categories are and what level of ...