Mel Gibson Was Right

Not about that, Silly. About bioethics. No miracle cures for Christmas --at least, not from embryonic stem cell research. As the LA Times reported Sunday:
Even with the $150-million state loan approved recently to kick-start work stalled by legal challenges, there are no breakthroughs in sight. Gone are the allusions to healing such afflictions as spinal cord injuries and Parkinson's and Alzheimer's diseases that dominated the 2004 campaign for Proposition 71. In fact, scientists say, there is no guarantee of cures — certainly not any time soon — from the measure that was optimistically titled the California Stem Cell Research and Cures Act.

Missouri voters could have used that news about 6 weeks ago. Curtsy: The Remedy