Thursday, October 29, 2009

Back to Wired: An Epidemic of Fear

The response to the great "Wired" article, published this month seems to be overwhelming.
I can't praise them enough for publishing this piece and I hope it'll make a dent in the culture of nonsense and plain stupidity that we've been immersed in. It's amusing and scary at the same time to read the comments and responses to the original article, and to the follow-up articles:

Readers Respond to “An Epidemic of Fear,” part 1

Readers Respond to “An Epidemic of Fear,” part 2

Readers Respond to “An Epidemic of Fear,” part 3

A Short History of Vaccine Panic

Squalene: Not to Worry

Make sure to follow Amy Wallace on Twitter @msamywallace, to see some of her responses, and read about her appearance on the National Public Radio: Journalist's Vaccine Article Draws Hate Mail.