But where is your shield from the darts of Contempt!
Since writing the foregoing I have been mildly surprised and deeply disgusted to read about systematic peer review fraud -- too self-pityingly disgusted to detail it. If you care enough and your digestion will stand it, have a read at:
How did that go again? We have an expert in the ethics of science and scientific publishing assuring us that: "...legitimate scientific skepticism is exercised through formal scientific circles, in particular the peer review process. . . Those such as McIntyre who operate almost entirely outside of this system are not to be trusted."
What can I say? As I type this I feel actually dizzy with nausea.
Best say nothing I suppose; this is an unreviewed blog entry -- not to be trusted.