Shocking revelations about Planned Parenthood's sale of unborn-baby organs for medical research "doesn’t mean that research on fetal tissue is wrong Or that it should be stopped," TIME magazine's Alice Park lectured today in her piece, "Why We Still Need Fetal Tissue Research."
One tool that "obesity epidemic" alarmists have suggested for addressing how to trim Americans' waistlines has been to slap taxes on sugar-laden soft drinks.
The media have dutifully reported the notion from time to time when they're raised in different localities.
Now a new study by economist Eric Finkelstein finds that such a tax would have relatively little impact in terms of helping Americans slim down.
Time.com's Alice Park has the story at the magazine's Healthland blog, but I'm not holding my breath for major media outlets to report the findings (emphasis mine):