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Aaron N. Tubbs

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So this link won’t be particularly relevant in a few days, but if you look at this current google news search you’ll see how many times the popular press perverts science for its own appeal. A study was done that indicates that, in terms of percentages of antioxidant consumption, coffee leads the charts. The popular press? Fifteen different variations on “coffee is the best source of antioxidants around and you should drink it all day long.” I’ve complained about this in the past, but in the all-important quest to get tempting headlines and enticing stories, this wanton reporting on real science gest to me from time to time.