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XMRV and CFS - the sad end of a story

Discussion in 'Media, Interviews, Blogs, Talks, Events about XMRV' started by Jemal, Jun 21, 2011.

  1. Jemal

    Jemal Senior Member

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    My opinion as well. Even if XMRV blows up, I don't think we will be worse off than the era before XMRV. We should call that the dark ages.
     
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  2. SilverbladeTE

    SilverbladeTE Senior Member

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    Somewhere near Glasgow, Scotland
    Marie Curie
    Louis Pasteur was lambasted and called mad for his ideas of "invisible germs"

    ALfred Wegener was one of the people involved in discovering Continental Drit (plate tectonics) and he got dogs' abuse for it by the "old guard" http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alfred_Wegener#Reaction
    An earlier Swiss researcher had his work blocked out of the Geophysical journal for 30 years by an arrogant Scottish upper crust bigot and bully determined to prevent anyone threatening his own belief of geology!


    You can go on at length about such cases, history is full of them, all the way back to Socrates and Aristotle
    lots of folk get treated like crap by the stupid non-Scientific, bigotted, religious-hysterics-pretending-to-be-scientists assholes around them! :(
     
  3. Bob

    Bob

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    For a moment, I thought you were talking about Myra McClure... I got very confused!!! (Easily done!)
     
  4. SilverbladeTE

    SilverbladeTE Senior Member

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    hehe! ;) Oh I get confused/typo etc a lot too, now, hey at least we have an excuse! :p
     
  5. JPV

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    Yeah, well I guess that the "fat lady" finally sang, didn't she...


     

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