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Comment Re: double blind testing (Score 1) 429

I don't see a link nor a one sentence summary in your previous post. I tried to see if a malformed link ate it, but got caught in Slashdot's page rendering scheme that doesn't show the actual post when I select inspect element in Chrome, though between the two I'm not sure where the fault lies.

Comment Re:Brought about by the internet? (Score 1, Insightful) 561

So censoring people who deny the Holocaust even happened is due to Germany's guilt, how. I can see how if Germany wanted to sweep the Holocaust under the rug and pretend it didn't happen was due to guilt, but in your mind censoring those who say it never happened is also due to guilt? Are you thinking they feel guilty about it and to make up for their guilt they want to prevent people who say it never happened from spreading the message? How is that hypocritical?

Comment Re: cowtow (Score 1) 429

But seriously, how much of an opportunity have people you know been given to demonstrate that they know when to kowtow to physical violence? I know I've never been given the opportunity.

kowtow:act in an excessively subservient manner

Also, standing between the attacker and attackee is not violent and isn't doing nothing either.

Comment Re: When The Lunatics Take Over The Asylum (Score 4, Insightful) 429

If you know that ADD / ADHD are just excuses for why isn't my parenting technique working, then you must know what parenting techniques work to eliminate the symptoms. Elucidate us.

Also, in order for ADD/ADHD to not be real then the symptoms must not be real and no parenting technique will work any more than the drugs. Also the observed improvement attributed to the drugs must be fake too. So what is the true nature of the observed behavior if you are so certain it's not real?

Comment Re:When The Lunatics Take Over The Asylum (Score 1) 429

While some of these people's disease may be in the realm of mental health, there could also be neurological disorders and who knows what. The symptoms may not be caused by what she says it is, but whether it is all psychosomatic, which may be the word you maybe should have used and not paranoia. Anyways we are not doctors or psychiatrists so it's not for us to diagnose. Anyways, this is a request to receive disability payments, and the nature of the disability is irrelevant to whether or not it's a disability that qualifies for disability payments.

Submission + - Extreme Pressure Reveals New Phenomenon in Atomic Nuclei->

Zothecula writes: Scientists have long believed that while an atom's outer electrons are highly mobile and often behave somewhat chaotically, the inner electrons close to the nucleus are stable. They move steadily around the nucleus and stay out of each other's way. But new research reveals that if the pressure is really extreme, like double that found at the center of the Earth, the innermost electrons of an atom change their behavior.
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