This is a pre-recorded quickie as I am currently winging my way to TAM. Squee!
- Does stress trigger your chocolate cravings?
- The American College of Pediatricians and the Laundering of Junk Science – “The American College of Pediatricians is a group masquerading as a legtimate medical organization while spouting religious right dogma about the lgbt community.”Â
- Asking for it – The Telegraph reported that a study found that women who dress provocatively are more likely to be raped. Ben Goldacre spoke to the lead scientist, Sonia Shaw, who is rightfully upset with the Telegraph as her study found no such correlation.
- Do odd names make boys go bad? – “Boys growing up with popular names such as Michael, Joshua and Christopher have a good chance of leading law-abiding lives. But young men named Kareem, Walter or Ivan could run afoul of the law.”