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Video: John Oliver on "Bullshit Masquerading as Science"

Accepted submission by butthurt at 2016-05-11 05:23:18

The Washington Post reports [] on a video [] from the television series Last Week Tonight with John Oliver [] regarding flaws in science and in reporting about science.

Topics touched upon by Mr. Oliver include p-hacking [], exploratory studies vs. confirmational studies, press releases, the "telephone" effect [], animal testing, oversimplification, industry [] funding [], sample sizes [], and TED talks [].

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