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Quackmail: Why You Shouldn't Fall For The Internet's Newest Fool, The Food Babe.

Quackmail: Why You Shouldn't Fall For The Internet's Newest Fool, The Food Babe. | Food Fears | Scoop.it
She made the front page of the Financial Times as the blogger who humbled Big Food and whose latest campaign for transparency in beer ingredients left “The King of Beers,” Anheuser Busch InBev, and close running rival SabMiller clamoring like Neville Chamberlain to appease a bully. “The rapid response by [...]
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Author notes that journalists for now seem to be giving Food Babe a free pass.  Why aren't people questioning her credentials or lack of?  Why are they trusting someone who believes you can alter water by saying mean things to it?

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Vani Hari (a.k.a. The Food Babe): The Jenny McCarthy of food « Science-Based Medicine

Vani Hari (a.k.a. The Food Babe): The Jenny McCarthy of food « Science-Based Medicine | Food Fears | Scoop.it
I’ll admit it: I’m a bit of a beer snob. I make no bones about it, I like my beer, but I also like it to be good beer, and, let’s face it, beer brewed by...
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Even though David Gorski dislikes AB and Coors, he dislikes the Food Babe's strategy even more.  Her strategy equals name a bunch of scary sounding chemicals, hope your audience doesn't question you.

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