the panic virus

To learn more, I spoke with Seth Mnookin, lecturer in MIT's graduate program in science writing and author of "The Panic
HuffPost Science Correspondent Cara Santa Maria speaks with Seth Mnookin, author of "The Panic Virus," about the vaccine autism controversy and why it continues to persist.
Today the New York Times asked for input on "whether and when New York Times news reporters should challenge 'facts' that are asserted by newsmakers they write about." The response among my peers has been fairly unanimous: Are you f-ing kidding me?