you’ll laugh, you’ll cry, it’ll change your life

THINKING CRITICALLY

Coyote has a good post about the levels of mercury found in high fructose corn syrup.

http://www.coyoteblog.com/coyote_blog/2009/01/mommy-mommy-im-scared.html

Good on its own, but more important is the thought process behind it.  Too many people hear reports on the news and assume that they must have thought of things like this.  News reporters are NOT critical thinkers.  They do not question what data means, they take only whatever their first interview tells them.

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