This Week in Pseudoscience

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It was kind of a slow week for the weird and wooful. Measles still dominates the news, creationists and Bill Maher tried to science and failed, some lady lifts things with her minge, Food Babe and supplement makers tried to lie, and Val Kilmer apparently has a death wish.

What’s wrong with Dr. Wolfson?
http://wtvr.com/2015/02/05/anti-vaccine-doctor-jack-wolfson-silent-after-measles-outbreak/

Vaginal Weightlifting
http://www.mindbodygreen.com/0-17392/10-benefits-of-vaginal-weightlifting.html

Creationists fail at science. Again.
http://ncse.com/blog/2015/02/creationists-announce-discovery-dinosaur-peninsula-0016169

Val Kilmer is not a Real Genius
http://www.medicaldaily.com/pulse/val-kilmers-family-says-christian-science-hurting-his-health-discourages-treatment-320700

Anti-Vaxxers taking over Vashon Island, WA
http://www.thenewstribune.com/2015/02/06/3626922_nearly-one-quarter-of-vashon-island.html?rh=1

Food Babe hypocritically sells toxins
https://badscidebunked.wordpress.com/2015/02/06/why-is-food-babe-selling-a-product-with-bht/

Bill Maher is still an insufferable jackass
http://scienceblogs.com/denialism/2015/02/07/bill-maher-is-an-astonishingly-anti-science-anti-vax-crank/

Other news:

Science-denier in chief Tony Abbott may be on his way out.
http://www.smh.com.au/comment/why-tony-abbotts-leadership-is-in-peril-20150208-138wz3.html

The Daily Caller distorts climate science and gets called out.
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2015/02/02/3617462/science-is-hard/

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