So the MNI press office picked up our recent PNAS article:
And turned it into this:
Which isn’t that bad, all things considered. Then it got picked up by the Toronto Sun (a trashy tabloid):
For the record, I do not look like the lady in the picture. I would like to have one of those transparent blackboards in the lab, though. Inevitably, the article was commented on by the usual gang of Internet idiots:
Lesson learned: the internet turns science into dick jokes. I do have to admit though, morebeer is an excellent username.