Scientifically Illiterate Hall of Shame

  NOTE: Inclusion in the Hall of Shame does not mean we disagree with the person on all issues.  Inclusion is solely based on their relying on bad science, anti-science or activist groups to support a position, in our case, the science of genetic modification of plants. In fact, the name of the Hall should be the Willfully Scientifica…

Scientifically Illiterate Hall of Shame

Trying to convince the anti-gmo crowd the method of genetically engineering food is safe, or as safe as anything can be, is a daunting task. In fact, it's like to trying to explain something to monkeys. Wait, let me retract that statement. Monkeys will eventually get it. But, the anti-gmo troops on the ground are one thing.  When our elected o…

Jeffrey Smith to broadcast live anti-GMO freakshow on the internet.

Mark you calendars now. The Yogic flying dancer teacher and self styled gmo expert brings his sideshow act to the internet. October 25-27 .   All your favorite anti-gmo cartoon characters will be  there. Click to play video   [video width="640" height="480" flv="http://theprogressivecontrarian.com/mooney-content/uploads/2013/10/loo…

Anti-GMO movement: “There’s a sucker born every minute”

That famous quote is widely credited to P.T.Barnum. However, some sources claim that the quote originated with a guy named David Hannum. The story goes that Hannum was exhibiting something called the Cardiff Giant which was a hoax. At the same time Barnum decided to exhibit a Cardiff Giant he claimed was the original. Hannum sued him and lost. …