Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Don't Quote What You Don't Understand

The article below is a perfect example of how scientific studies are often misinterpreted, and why I believe most people should NOT be quoting scientific studies directly.

Myths of Running: Forefoot, Barefoot and Otherwise

Petet Larson, at Runblogger, offered this excellent critique of the article.

New York Times on the “Myths” of Running: Is There a Best Way to Run


For more information here is an old blog post I wrote on this subject - The Use of Scientific Studies in Blog Posts


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