The Tufted Titmouse explains in a spot-on parody of Senator Harkin’s statement to his Senate panel.

I’m tellin’ ya, “integrative” reporting is the wave of the future, just like “integrative” medicine.


  1. #1 Militant Agnostic
    March 3, 2009

    Doesn’t the Onion do integretative journalism already?

  2. #2 DLC
    March 3, 2009

    Haha! at least it gave me something to do while not-sleeping.
    Insomnia sucks.
    thanks Orac & Dr B.

  3. #3 Grep Agni
    March 3, 2009

    Ah, Gotta love the comment spam!

  4. #4 Dr Benway
    March 3, 2009

    I shout-out from the Orac!

    *Wayne’s World bowing… *
    I am not worthy.

    “Teach both sides: evolution and Flying Spaghetti Monsterism” worked in Kansas. Maybe a similar strategy will work for sCAM.

    “Integrative journalism” is obviously stupid, and maybe it will help the confused public to see the stupidity of “integrative medicine.”

    Feel free to riff on the “integrative journalism” meme as your creativity dictates.

  5. #5 Alessandra
    March 4, 2009

    I recently came across your blog and have been reading along. I thought I would leave my first comment. I don’t know what to say except that I have enjoyed reading. Nice blog. I will keep visiting this blog very often.


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