Tag Archives: Health

A Fetus does not have a Soul

Now I lay me down to sleep I pray the Lord my soul to keep If I should die before I wake I pray the Lord my soul to take Amen A fetus does not have a soul. “soul” is … Continue reading

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Quote of the Year – Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett is perfectly orthodox from his own point-of-view. When I first read this article I thought this deserves to be quote-of-the-day at very least. Then I thought it deserved quote-of-the-week perhaps; or even quote-of-the-month. But it’s a bit late … Continue reading

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Candles In The Wind

Winter in Wisconsin. February 2015. I went out on the porch with my morning cup o’ coffee in hand and as I looked vacantly about I took a first sip. I turned and suddenly choked and nearly did a “spit … Continue reading

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Universal Health Care (Word Problems)

“I hate word problems!” – a phrase often heard expressing a child’s frustration in many an Elementary School math class. It wasn’t a personal bugaboo of mine however. In Word Problems you’d take a verbal proposition and convert it to … Continue reading

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A Miracle Cure

The rhinoceros is on the brink of extinction owing to demand for powdered rhino horn. This extinction is, of course, man-made. The looming extinction is due to ever-growing demand caused by the irresponsible dissemination of the now world-wide common sense … Continue reading

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Pharmacology – No Apology

As a student of history I have come to the conclusion that the main ingredient in all patent medicines is and always has been, bullshit.   I give you a logical statement: I have never met a doctor whose patients … Continue reading

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Descriptive Writing

A Flavor Packet:  (for lack of a better name)  A pungent chunk o’ lung or mucoid sinus detritus, the result of a hard cough or a sneeze, that brings forth a spicy accumulation of old, toasty (cigarette, BBQ, house afire, … Continue reading

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