For John, BLUF: Once upon a time I heard, on CNN News that 95% of what we knew to be true in 1900 we now know to be false. Nothing to see here; just move along.
Over at the InstaPundit Blog guest blogger Ed Driscoll, talking about how our understanding of cholesterol♠ has changed from 1955 to today noted:
as G.K. Chesterton once observed, “Fallacies do not cease to be fallacies because they become fashions.”Hat tip to the InstaPundit.
Regards — Cliff
♠ Yes, I do take cholesterol meds. On the other hand, there has been some hype over this for the last few decades.