This is an excellent description of”scientific consensus”. Sadly I think the quotation marks are important although they should actually be used for every iteration of consensus in a non scientific context. The fact that this needs to be endlessly repeated is tragic. The fact that this is still not understood by the majority of people in this country is frightening.

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