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Old 10-21-2009, 03:31 PM
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Default Re: The Great "HIV" Hoax

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Originally Posted by EireEngineer View Post
You yourself say you have gotten most of your info from the internet, info which is far more likely to be wildly inaccurate that anything published in a peer reviewed Journal.
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Originally Posted by BlueAngel View Post
Oh, stop it already with the peer reviewed journals.

As if this makes you an expert on anything and, as if everything published by the SCIENTIFIC community is to be considered as FACT.
Both of you have a point. Internet sources are often highly unreliable and should only be used when other sources are too hard to get or too expensive. On the other hand, peer reviewed journals tend to be biased on certain areas of science and therefore unlikely to give you a balanced view of the available evidence regarding those particular areas. Thus, both the person limiting himself to "conspiracy websites" and the person limiting himself to "peer reviewed journals" are only able to see on particular perspective of an issue and thereby risk being poorly informed.
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