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2. Yep, critical thinking is good. nt
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  -15 Dangerous Drugs Big Pharma Shoves Down Our Throats bemildred  Nov-19-10 08:07 AM   #0 
  - Remember too, that Vioxx was used safely by millions.  trotsky   Nov-19-10 08:12 AM   #1 
  - Yep, critical thinking is good. nt  bemildred   Nov-19-10 08:19 AM   #2 
  - Way to shill, you big shilling shill.  Orrex   Feb-26-11 07:11 AM   #49 
     - Who's to say I haven't already?  trotsky   Mar-01-11 11:04 AM   #52 
  - I'm not seeing a lot of footnotes in this article.  Deep13   Nov-19-10 08:30 AM   #3 
  - I was in Paris in May when the world Cardiac Convention/Conference was going on  flyarm   Nov-19-10 08:31 AM   #4 
  - Nothing is SHOVED down your throat btw  TZ   Nov-19-10 10:43 AM   #5 
  - +1  Deep13   Nov-19-10 10:50 AM   #6 
  - Well I sympathize. You make good points. The purple rhetoric (the OP, not you) doesn't really help.  bemildred   Nov-19-10 10:51 AM   #7 
  - You posted it. n/t  laconicsax   Feb-20-11 01:12 AM   #21 
  - No shit? nt  bemildred   Feb-20-11 09:17 AM   #23 
     - If you feel the sentiments in the OP are inaccurate and not conducive to productive discussion,  laconicsax   Feb-20-11 02:28 PM   #29 
        - Your premise is false. nt  bemildred   Feb-20-11 02:39 PM   #31 
           - Not according to your comments in this thread.  laconicsax   Feb-20-11 02:44 PM   # 
              - The OP is about drug marketing. I often post things without comment.  bemildred   Feb-20-11 03:04 PM   #34 
                 - The rule is known under a couple different headings.  laconicsax   Feb-20-11 05:30 PM   #38 
                    - There is no such rule.  bemildred   Feb-20-11 06:54 PM   #42 
                       - I'm sorry to see that you don't feel the need to show common courtesy. n/t  laconicsax   Feb-21-11 02:20 PM   #44 
                          - Why don't you take your common courtesy and stuff it up your pharma?  Orrex   Feb-26-11 11:34 AM   #50 
                             - Too true. n/t  laconicsax   Mar-02-11 10:54 AM   #55 
  - So your beef is with the marketing of the drugs, not the drugs themselves?  cleanhippie   Feb-20-11 11:45 AM   #25 
  - Pretty much.  bemildred   Feb-20-11 12:23 PM   #26 
     - I can support THAT, but THAT is really not what you assert in your OP.  cleanhippie   Feb-20-11 12:46 PM   #27 
        - I asserted nothing in the OP, and it is not "mine".  bemildred   Feb-20-11 01:38 PM   #28 
           - Oh, FFS. You posted it, you agree with it. Own up to it.  cleanhippie   Feb-20-11 02:58 PM   #33 
              - You could make a lot of money with those psychic powers. nt  bemildred   Feb-20-11 03:05 PM   #35 
              - You posted an article without any personal comment, therefore it is logical to conclude that you  cleanhippie   Feb-20-11 05:57 PM   #39 
                 - There is nothing logical about such an inference.  bemildred   Feb-20-11 06:50 PM   #41 
                    - Oh, come on, I am not trying to "dictate your views."  cleanhippie   Feb-20-11 09:15 PM   #43 
              - Actually, not necessarily  LeftishBrit   Feb-20-11 04:46 PM   #37 
                 - Generally, I agree with you.  cleanhippie   Feb-20-11 05:58 PM   #40 
  - I would certainly agree with this!  LeftishBrit   Feb-20-11 02:39 PM   #30 
     - Hi LB, nice to see you too.  bemildred   Feb-20-11 03:08 PM   #36 
  - +1  HuckleB   Nov-19-10 11:55 AM   #8 
  - oh yes, because unfavorable drug study results are always published  BuddhaGirl   Nov-19-10 01:05 PM   #9 
  - Psst...sugar pills don't cure cancer, bleach does.  laconicsax   Nov-19-10 01:38 PM   #10 
  - Scaremongering crap.  Odin2005   Nov-19-10 09:31 PM   #11 
  - Truth to power! Fuck PHARMA!!!  laconicsax   Nov-19-10 10:05 PM   #12 
  - Some people are not going to understand the chemistry!  rexcat   Nov-19-10 10:12 PM   #13 
  - If mixing it with citric acid makes it work  EvolveOrConvolve   Nov-20-10 07:18 PM   #14 
     - And if that doesn't work, just buy some Indian Herb from Kathleen in Texas.  laconicsax   Nov-20-10 09:02 PM   #15 
        - And life line water is serious stuff!  EvolveOrConvolve   Nov-21-10 08:14 PM   #16 
           - It must work...they wouldn't be able to sell it if it didn't, right?  laconicsax   Nov-21-10 10:36 PM   #17 
           - Oh you know as well as I do...  trotsky   Nov-22-10 06:34 AM   #18 
  - Nexium is a dangerous drug which is not listed  Kennah   Nov-22-10 04:39 PM   #19 
  - Prozac is the New Drug Being Force Fed  teAlexis   Feb-20-11 12:25 AM   #20 
  - I don't let anyone take a statin without also taking  jbnow   Feb-20-11 05:14 AM   #22 
  - Well, all drugs have side effects, and it is sensible to think carefully before taking any drug and  LeftishBrit   Feb-20-11 10:25 AM   #24 
  - ## PLEASE DONATE TO DEMOCRATIC UNDERGROUND! ##  DU GrovelBot   Feb-20-11 02:44 PM   #32 
  - My brother the doctor thinks that Lipitor is the triumph of marketing over reason  Lydia Leftcoast   Feb-23-11 10:40 PM   #45 
  - Well, homeopathy tops that.  HuckleB   Feb-23-11 10:43 PM   #46 
     - I never advocated homeopathy  Lydia Leftcoast   Feb-24-11 10:12 AM   #47 
        - No, you didn't.  HuckleB   Feb-24-11 10:19 AM   #48 
  - I was put on Lipitor last year because of high LDL and because I have type 1 diabetes  Jennicut   Mar-01-11 08:23 AM   #51 
  - Have you asked your doctor about  texastoast   Mar-01-11 09:59 PM   #53 
     - I will have to ask about that, thanks.  Jennicut   Mar-02-11 08:56 AM   #54 
  - Recommended  somone   Mar-02-11 11:06 AM   #56 
  - How do you rec something four months after it was posted?  laconicsax   Mar-02-11 09:11 PM   #57 
     - Via a Reiki "practitioner," of course. -eom-  HuckleB   Mar-02-11 11:21 PM   #58 
  - The only problem with a lot of those drugs is that they're overprescribed  Warpy   Mar-10-11 06:20 PM   #59 

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