8 thoughts on “Bachmann Damaged Her Credibility with Anti-Vax Remark

  1. Yeah yeah, I had a second part of this in mind …. something about how there was no credibility to begin with, etc. etc. like you guys are saying, but Huxley is sick and he’s been in a bad mood and it is hard to think when you’re being screamed at by a 20 month old.

  2. Aside from her alleged credibility, can we say that Bachmann was talking to her own mother when the claim of mental retardation was made?

  3. […] As Greg Laden posted video at X-blog explains, Michele Bachmann recently inserted her foot right into her mouth by pushing a claim that the vaccine caused mental retardation in one individual. Penn & Teller’s Bullshit already covered the fallacy of this argument in detail in the 10th episode of their 8th season. Even if her claim was substantiated WHICH IT IS NOT, it would be both tragic and statistically irrelevant. The one case of a negative reaction would be outweighed by the thousands of women who are now protected from cervical cancer. […]

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