Scientists are Lazy — and Biased

J.B.S. Haldane image from CHoM News

QUOTATIONS

People have the popular idea that the scientist is a hardworking but practical man. In truth, nine times out of ten he is highly practical and fundamentally lazy.

— Prof. J.B.S. Haldane, British scientist.

Ironwood Daily Globe (Ironwood, Michigan) Aug 24, 1933

That might explain the “science” behind this:

Image Source:¬† Environmental “Protection” Agency

This article is timely:

Study: Stephen Jay Gould, Crusader Against Scientific Bias, Was Guilty of It

So…making up the facts to fit your bias…is science!

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