Monthly Archives: August 2016

The Hypocritical Oath

The Hypocritical Oath     It’s not to be confused with the Hippocratic Oath that doctors take, with the admonition to “First, do no harm.”  Those who have over-prescribed opioids while taking kickbacks from the drug companies are indeed hypocrites, but nowhere … Continue reading

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Happy Centennial, National Parks Service

Happy Centennial, National Parks Service     This is the centenary year of the National Parks Service, established in 1916.  PBS has called our national parks America’s best idea.  I would respectfully disagree, believing our best idea was Social Security.  I like … Continue reading

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So, What’s for Breakfast?

So, What’s for Breakfast?     It’s the most important meal of the day.  That’s the line we’ve all been fed since back in the cretaceous era.  A few weeks ago I stumbled onto an article on priceonomics.com.  As it turns out, … Continue reading

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Mike Pence — Up Close and Poisonous

Mike Pence — Up Close and Poisonous     After all the fumbles and stumbles from the Trump campaign, his pick of Indiana Governor Mike Pence as his VP may have been a stroke of genius.  It connects Trump to the Republican … Continue reading

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