Category Archives: Health Care

Ebola, The Media And A Decen Night’s Sleep …

EBOLA  is this week’s news crisis now that Israel has largely exited Gaza, the Ukrainian military hasn’t yet charged into Donetsk  and the U.S. stock market remains high. Somebody has to feed the insatiable news machine; a virus will do. … Continue reading

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Recycling The VA For Scandalous Purposes …

Government scandals du jour are sometimes media fodder and other times, almost ignored. Which, depends upon whose interests are being served, a more complex scene than usually appreciated. Benghazi and the IRS misuse are duly reported but the responsible folk … Continue reading

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Obamacare: The Service Is Extended But The Bills Are Due Now…

The “You can keep your doctor” joke for the Affordable Care Act (ACA) went flat in a hurry; the “affordable” seems destined to be with us a while. Those old enough to care, noted that he popular and growing Medicare … Continue reading

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An American Rubicon?

American federal government has proceeded from powerlessness imposed by poverty to world-girdling power from an magically ever-filled purse in a couple of hundred years. That’s at least superficially, success. But nothing in our universe is free and such progress carries … Continue reading

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Gleanings From The Passing Scene… (Politically Uncorrected)

Another dim sum tray of tasty nuggets for you to dip in your choice of seasoning and enjoy: 98% of scientists consider anthropomorphic climate change to be ‘settled science’ is a massively quoted statistic; it now appears that the 98% is actually … Continue reading

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What Did The President Do Today To Fix Obamcare?

The short answer: Nothing! He has followed his original deception about keeping existing insurance with a new deception aimed at transferring blame to the insurers. In the name of helping those he lied to before, he is lying to them again. … Continue reading

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Is the Real Killer the Man, the Gun…Or the Little Pill?

An interesting story seems to be accompanying the increasingly trendy mass slaughters energizing the nutjob set, one that appears to interest few observers. That story involves the powerful  psychiatric drugs that apparently, at least several of the recent shooters have … Continue reading

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