Rocza
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Feb 4 2016
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Perhaps Gizmodo should consider hiring someone competent. Presumably that person would know that the FDA is barred from making decisions on anything that modifies human embryo for implantation/birth, and thus this is still a tool for research and not reproduction. Read more

Jun 26 2015
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Because Radar Online found out (she’s been quietly telling some people at home, and someone called Radar Online). It’s pretty clear she was trying to keep this one out of the limelight, and someone else pushed it on to her. If you go to Radar Online, they explain how they called her to ask if it was true (or Read more

Jun 5 2015
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Bill Gothard is WAY into it, and he’s basically their god. :/ (He has instruction manuals for what the woman in his movement should look and dress like, which includes how they wear their hair and do their makeup-it’s to his sexual preferences. :|

May 22 2014
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Delurking from my cranky boycott of Kinja to note how happy I am to see good science coverage on Gawker.

Jan 24 2014
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What would happen is that someone would challenge the family over being able to decide for the fetus, file a lawsuit asking the court to appoint a guardian ad litem for the fetus, and then arguing that the law says that the fetus must be protected, blah etc.

Jan 24 2014
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That's good - we're both grey to me. :-(

Jan 24 2014
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Chances are, someone who is anti-choice and working on the hospital floor flagged legal over concerns about the fetus.

Jan 24 2014
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Just FWIW, I am a medical ethicist, and I know my colleagues. And I was very particular in my phrasing about the broad pronouncements and people commenting on the case in question for a reason.

Jan 24 2014
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Well, I wasn't talking about Williams, so it's two separate things. :-)

Jan 24 2014
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Before taking my toys and going home*, I just wanted to give a small explanation for what's going on, especially since a lot of the media coverage on this has consulted medical ethicists who are all saying that the hospital is misreading the law, because artificial ventilation and other supportive measures are for Read more

Jan 23 2014
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So, I wonder if by taking antidepressants all day, Bieber means he's doin "poor man's cocaine"? (Inhaling or injecting wellbutrin, which was something I saw reported in Canadian news a lot last year.) (Well, given his inclination towards nudity and lack of necrotizing tissue, I guess he'd be inhaling it.)

Jan 23 2014
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It's Ryan Murphy - isn't descending into a sloppy mess to be expected?

Jan 23 2014
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What is wrong with people? Someone wants someone's mother to drop dead Read more

Jan 23 2014
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Pretty sure he's of the mentally unbalanced, sociopath variety, rather than any sort of deep trauma.