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Pseudo Science, snake oils and quackery

Discussion in 'Subscription Information' started by Tom Barr, Apr 23, 2005.

  1. Tom Barr

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    http://www.chem1.com/CQ/ionbunk.html
    http://www.ioe.ucla.edu/publications/report01/BottledWater.htm
    http://www.chem1.com/CQ/wonkywater.html
    http://www.hairquackery.com/hairquackery/hairquackspotting/hairquackspottingindex.shtml

    I suggest folks read the other links on this web page.
    You'll likely save your self some $ and perhaps prevent the pruging of your wallet and be able to smell quackery better.

    Why do I bring this up here?
    Well, we have all seen some of this within our hobby and I can promise we shall see more.

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    Tom Barr
     
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    These are great articles, the second link is dead though. What was really ironically funny is the last one on hair has google ads that are from the very same sort of products that the site is about.
     
  3. Tom Barr

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    A wee bit of irony eh?

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    Tom Barr
     
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  5. Tom Barr

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    That product is listed in detail there also.............give it a read and then see what you think.

    All for 59.95$ :rolleyes:


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    Tom Barr
     

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