Browsing All posts tagged under »fail«

Just because it’s natural doesn’t mean it’s safe

August 9, 2012


I woke up to the radio this morning like I do most mornings, and as I was grumbling to myself that I really should have got to bed earlier last night, I heard an advertisement for a supposedly inexpensive “erection enhancement” pill that you could get without a prescription. Annoying, as I’d rather have been […]

Mathematics: FAIL

March 12, 2012


"Partial zero emissions vehicle" = mathematics FAIL

Journalism: FAIL

November 4, 2011


OK, what’s wrong with the following paragraph (from this story): The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says it will take steps to remove 20 rodent control products from the marketplace because they contain toxic chemicals. Last I checked, the entire point of rat poison was that you were trying to kill rats with “toxic chemicals.” Reading […]