Alternative Medicine Accident & Emergency Dept.

I’ve always rather liked Richard Dawkins description of “Alternative Medicine” as “medicine which, by its own definition, doesn’t work”. His, rather well made, point is that if a treatment is found to work, it becomes part of medicine. If it doesn’t, it remains “alternative”.

Here’s a sketch from the show That Mitchell and Webb Look showing an insiders view of a hectic day at a homeopathic A & E.


One Response

  1. Well you could at least have emailed to thank me.

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