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RIP Frances Kelsey

Those who rail in general against “excessive government regulation” might want to take a moment to remember Dr. Frances Oldham Kelsey, the meddlesome government bureaucrat who resisted corporate pressure and blocked widespread distribution of thalidomide in the US to pregnant women– thus likely preventing tens of thousands of horrible birth deformities.