The email introducing the below video included the following description.
The attached film is so ridiculous and the author is an idiot.
The second clause of that sentence is not quite true; the author is an intelligent man who has created a few tall tales for a nefarious purpose. I’d like to crowd source an analysis of this presentation and develop a comprehensive list of the inaccuracies and exaggerations packed into the 22 minute talk.
As noted in the introduction, this talk was provided to an audience of 1,600 people, each of whom probably talks to a dozen or more people every day. At least some of the audience members are seen as knowledgeable, authoritative figures, so they have some influence.
The effort to effectively contradict Gundersen’s tales may be an important way to spend a half hour over the next week or so. After we have developed the response it will be important to promote it so that people can compare reality to the Gundersen tall tales.