Respectful Insolence is a repository for the ramblings of the aforementioned pseudonymous surgeon/scientist concerning medicine and quackery, science and pseudoscience, history and pseudohistory, politics, and anything else that interests him (or pushes his buttons). Orac's motto: "A statement of fact cannot be insolent." (OK, maybe it can be just a little bit insolent.)
Damn! How could I have missed this?
Apparently yesterday was DNA Day. It marks the 52nd anniversary of Watson and Crick's description of the DNA double-helix, and the national day has been officially recognized since 4/25/03.