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How to dismiss science you don’t like 

Paul Ingraham ARCHIVEDMicroblog posts are archived and rarely updated. In contrast, most long-form articles on PainScience.com are updated regularly over the years.

There’s always a way! This is both deep and funny — nice work by Dylan Matthews at Wonkblog. It seems like a bit of a credibility disaster for science analysis, but don’t be too cynical: most scientific papers legitimately do not deserve an A-grade. Like any good science writer, I try hard to dismiss only the evidence that actually deserves it.

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