Did you know just like humans, dogs can also donate blood? There seems to be very little advertising even though there are blood shortages all over. On average there are about 6.8 million human donors in the USA each year. It is said that someone needs blood in the USA every 2 seconds (1). […]
It’s just simple (fill in the blank). I hear that phrase every time someone can’t support their uneducated opinions. People seem to think many of the problems mankind face are simple and without variables. In my article here, I was debunking pit bull aggression myths and a commenter tried to tie it to simple biology. He gave a fallacious comparison to how human males are more violent and aggressive than females. When asking for citations, I got a meaningless rant instead. People don’t seem to realize that their opinion is n=1. A logical opinion consists of weighing the evidence we have with the actions and stance that you take.
Did you ever hate going to school every day because of the workload? I did. Term papers, thesis’, analysis, persuasive, compare and contrast essays galore. I now understand and appreciate the citation system. The internet is so riddled with misinformation that numerous studies show how many people will do whatever it takes to support their […]
Is anyone else tired of the media making a mountain out of a molehill? Are these filler pieces just a way to make us focus less on the real issues? It seems that popular media assigns big catchy words so the lynch mobs can repeat them, without […]
Lately, I have been reading a lot of comments on social media claiming that “a minority group can’t be racist”. Many people quote lines similar to “Black people can absolutely be prejudiced. But they have not held the power in this country to actually systemically oppress a white person “(1). This is an incorrect statement. People […]
It is time to clear up the irrational fear and discrimination towards the Pit bull. It is scary how a few myths combined with rampant media coverage can fool the masses. Just because you see the same news story recycled 1000 times, does not mean it happened 1000 times. This article will strictly consist […]