Tag: National Policy Analysis #202

Alar Redux: Hollywood Peddles Shaky Science Once Again

You remember the Alar Scare -- when Hollywood actress Meryl Streep, an environmental group peddling junk science and an irresponsibly biased interview by CBS's 60 Minutes caused panicky parents all over America to stop buying apples. Apple growers lost at ...

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