It's nice to see some one point out that people who are anti-vaccination are not all ignorant or poorly educated. Too much of the other side is dismissive, haughty and condescending. Eula, do you think that maybe some of the skepticism is the fault of the bad behavior of large pharmaceutical companies who have lied… » 9/30/14 11:04am Yesterday 11:04am

You also have to figure that the Jedi image would be somewhat tarnished by the time the rebellion started. Like, sure, it'd be great to have them in a fight against storm troopers but... they are kind of the reason for storm troopers in the first place. Heck, you'd expect some serious animosity towards force users… » 9/27/14 5:33pm Saturday 5:33pm

Yes, but it has its own costs and drawbacks. The China one child policy ranks in the top five and yet most people consider it ethically wrong on human rights grounds and, like nuclear power causes nuclear waste, the one child policy carried with it all sorts of social and demographic costs. You know, neutron bombing… » 9/24/14 5:31pm 9/24/14 5:31pm