FTA: Is there anything left in America that isn't controversial? Vaccines certainly are, especially in the past ten years, with people like former Playboy Bunny, Jenny McCarthy, getting all hysterical about the horrors of vaccinating.
As we now know, Jenny had to eat crow when the MMR/autism study was exposed as a lie, but some groups maintain that vaccines aren't safe and that parents should be given the choice whether or not to vaccinate their kids.
So, what does the science say about vaccines? Are they safe, or not? And what happens when kids don't get vaccinated?