February 5th, 2004

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a Modest Proposal

No idea where this disturbing little chain of logic came from. It struck me last night as I was trying to sleep, causing terrible nightmares about the kind of monster who would actually think of such things.

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why self shouldn't read the news

I find this interesting.

Not because I'm someone who actually has an opinion in the inevitable debate of whether this proves women make better nurses than men, but rather because researchers felt it worthwhile in the first place to deliberately inflict unbearable amounts of pain on a group of students.

Maybe it's just me, but that's the detail I picked up on.
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