I certainly agree that "science" has a way of coming in slowly on the tails of pioneers...after all, Einstein, Copernicus et al were jailed, beaten and ridiculed for their thoughts and beliefs.
She may be the same...or just a nutcase with a couple of good ideas...I don't know. I suppose I will do with her like I do everything...take away what makes common sense to me and leave the rest. I never believe EVERYTHING (with exception to the Living Word of God) that I read. People have their own biases and viewpoints that do not necessarily agree or "resonate" with me.
I do think that the zapper may provide a good adjunct therapy to what I am already doing (besides, it's fun to say "zapping")!
What part of Texas are you in? I am in the Central part...Austin/San Antonio area.