Friday Links Posted on December 22, 2023December 22, 2023 by John C. Goodman Placebos seem to work even when patients know they are taking a placebo. HT: Tyler Sen. Blackburn tweets on the Goodman/Gossage WSJ editorial. Amy Finkelstein, et. al. find that Jeff Brenner’s “hot spots” experiment in Camden, New Jersey can’t be duplicated. House Republican health care legislation gets a few things right. AI discovers a new structural class of antibiotics. HT: Tyler An AI pendant worn around your neck grades you on your interactions with others and tells you how to improve.