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Today, it seems that honest disagreement just isn't possible. Social media, which has become a sewage pipe of political hyper-partisanship and unscientific propaganda, magnifies this disturbing trend. If two otherwise intelligent people disagree on something, accusations of being a liar, fraud, or paid shill are quick to follow.

Compounding this problem is the fact that half of Americans believe in at least one conspiracy theory. Instead of ushering in a Second Enlightenment, it appears the Information Age has turned us into paranoid cynics who perceive dark forces controlling world events. Such is the state of our...

David Katz, who has consistently invoked the precautionary principle about GMOs despite the overwhelming science consensus, has some nice things to say about Dr. Marion Nestle's latest effort on food. He appreciates her disdain for the Clinton Foundation, the American Heart Association, and apparently...me.

Well, perhaps there is a reason he would have disdain for that last one. He is a friend of Dr. Oz and so might be...