Respectful Insolence

Archives for April 18, 2006

Tom Cruise has apparently told GQ magazine that he plans on eating Katie Holmes’ placenta after the birth of their child: Hollywood actor and Scientologist Tom Cruise is planning to eat Katie Holmes’ placenta. It is the latest in a series of strange revelations by the 43-year-old ‘Mission: Impossible’ star about the child he is…

Grand Rounds is up!

Grand Rounds, vol. 2, no. 30, is up at Fat Doctor. Enjoy.

Vox responds

A few days ago, I fisked the antivaccination posturings of a certain “Libertarian Christian commenator” regarding the Geiers’ claim that mercury in the thimerosal used as a preservative in vaccines is a major cause of autism. Many of the comments predicted that Vox wouldn’t respond. (Personally, I was hoping that he would but, based on…