Really, that’s the title of the article.

Alcoholics Anonymous may have pioneered the concept of alcoholism as a disease, but will scientific research that proves the point eventually make AA obsolete?

Hilarity ensues…

(For instance, here’s a good one: “We learn in various ways and one of them is by seeing somebody else do something. There’s a specific neurological system called mirror neurons involved in this kind of learning. So AA newcomers get to see what sober people are like,” he said.”)