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Wakefield

April 6, 2016

Given any one data set, if you slice it enough ways, you will find correlations. Correlations that disappear with more data. Grad students in the technical fields learn to be wary of that.

And given enough suspicion, people will see a conspiracy. Ed Cara’s review of Vaxxed tells how these two forms of self-deceit combine, when a medical fraud doubles down.

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