Blinding Us With Science
News of "a trawl of officially withdrawn (retracted) studies" — US scientists significantly more likely to publish fake research — is followed by the claim by "a leading medical statistician, Greek academic John Ioannides, [that] 'most claimed research findings are false'" — Most medical research is wrong? Are you kidding? None of this comes as a surprise to anyone with inkling about human nature, i.e. human imperfection and imperfectability.