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Junk Science Watch

Here’s some junk science that made an appearance in today’s New York Times in support of the smoking ban in bars. Jacob Sullum took these ’statistics’ apart on Reason’s blog a few months ago. But forget the numbers. The truth about campaigners against ‘passive smoking’ is that they just like pushing people around. They should have the honesty to admit so. It would spare the rest of us a lot of fuzzy math.

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