Source: International Business Times
quote: Like nature won with polio! Oh, wait.
quote: How do you get from the root problem of the article, that people take antibiotics too freely and drug companies have little incentive to create new ones, to over population? If a smaller population still took too many antibiotics, the problem would be the same. I think you're stretching to try to drag out an old, disproved Malthusian theory.
quote: Not that millions couldn't die, but I don't know if a black death level event is as likely as it once was. All these extra humans over time that cause all the problems in your view have also been busily advancing technology and various social institutions over the centuries since then.