Friday, January 22, 2010

Pharm Parties

http://www.slate.com/id/2242212?nav=wp

Slate
21 January 2010

Still More Pharm-Party Phoolishness
The meme lives!

By Jack Shafer

I regret to inform you that this column has failed to eradicate the "pharm party" meme. Since June 2006, I've written five columns ( June 15, 2006; June 19, 2006; March 25, 2008; March 26, 2008; and March 23, 2009) debunking pharm parties, and yet the press keeps on churning out stories that pretend the events are both real and ubiquitous. [...]