Monthly Archives: October 2012

Pssst. Parents. Here’s how experts lie to you

Have you ever heard the term “evidence-based?” It’s often used by health experts, authorities (or the media) as code for ‘You really gotta listen to this information because it’s, like, totally true and  proven by SCIENCE!” Use the term evidence-based … Continue reading

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Sorry, but it wasn’t bullying

Like everyone else I feel just terrible about what happened to Amanda Todd, the teenager from BC who committed suicide last week. But, honestly, I don’t know where the media gets off boiling this down to a simple case of … Continue reading

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