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Missouri’s Kit Bond Shows Why Politics Has No Soul

Missouri’s Kit Bond is a perfect example of why regular Americans hate, hate, hate politicians and politics. It’s because Bond and his ilk prove to many that politicians are nothing but money-grubbing liars. Duane Lester of The Missouri Torch gives us the perfect example of this cynical example of the worst in politics with the […]

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Healthcare Death Panels Are Inevitable

Much was made of Governor Sarah Palin’s use of the term “government death panels” to lambaste Obamacare. Left-wingers and Democrats everywhere scoffed at the term and accused Palin of demagogy and even lying. But the fact is, government death panels of all sorts are inevitable once government takes over healthcare. In fact, once government takes […]

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Eggshells

In the rush to save the Earth from being destroyed by us big mean old human beings, the US has just signed on to a treaty to ban chlorofluorocarbons because of their effect on the ozone layer. And it’s an absolute ban — no exceptions. Not even for over-the-counter asthma inhalers. Instead, asthmatics will have […]

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This just in… sin is a medical problem…

The big question is, will Obamacare cover treatment… and that prompts another, will the Church be put out of business? A major event has occurred in the realm of addiction science and treatment. America’s top addiction experts at The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) have just released their sweeping new definition of addiction. This new definition ends […]

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The Shape Of Schemes To Come

The legendary Isaac Asimov once wrote a spoof scientific article that described the new compound “thiotimoline,” a substance so sensitive to water that it would begin dissolving before the water was added. Research showed that thiotimoline was so dense, it couldn’t be contained by three dimensions but extended into four — and would start dissolving […]

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A Defense For Dominique Strauss-Kahn?

Years and years and years ago, I read a truly atrocious thriller that featured a conspiracy within the White House to assassinate the president — for his own good, and…

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Penis pumps for illegal aliens… it's now apparently essential medicine

And thus something you and I should be funding with our tax dollars:A Minnesota town is outraged over reports that an illegal immigrant was implanted with a penis pump – paid…

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Highly Encouraging Results Seen From Initial Testing on Cancer Drug, Vaccine

Researchers from Pfizer revealed extraordinary results from preliminary testing of the experimental drug Crizotinib for patients with advanced cases of a specific form of lung cancer. The drug works by…

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Attack Dogs: An American Menace

Those fiendish, gelatinous sticks of death: From usatoday.com: Pediatricians call for a choke-proof hot dog Nutritionists have long warned of the perils of hot dogs: fat, sodium and preservatives to…

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Swine Flu! Git Yer Swine Flu Here!

Now. Nobody panic. Remember last year's dreaded Swine Flu? It was the next big plague, lurking on every door knob, subway pole, and toilet seat. The vaccine was a scarce…

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New Jersey Is Going To Pot

It seems the issue of legalizing medical marijuana will be discussed in the New Jersey legislature on Monday, January 11. In full disclosure, I have never followed nor thoroughly researched…

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The price of vanity

It's high… always has been: A 38-year-old former Miss Argentina has died from complications after undergoing cosmetic surgery on her buttocks. Solange Magnano, a mother of twins who won the…

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The End Of The World Is Nigh!

Here is an excerpt from a CNN story about an illness that was supposed to spread to pandemic proportions. It sounds eerily familiar. The illness is left blank. U.S. poised…

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Little Girl Saved as a Result of Natasha Richardson’s Death

This story about a little girl whose life was saved because her parents heard about Natasha Richardson’s death is something every parent should read.A young girl in Ohio who suffered…

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If you got to have a heart…..

transplant it may be best if the donor is the same gender as you. From AP- NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Turns out men and women really are different at heart:…

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Just pop them out

A South Florida woman has something unexpected happen during a shoe shopping trip. Coral Springs firefighters made a special delivery inside an elevator at Coral Springs Medical Center on Saturday…

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The Knucklehead of the Day award

Today's winner is Miriam Hospital in Providence Rhode Island. They get the award for the following- A doctor at the Miriam Hospital this morning operated on the wrong knee of…

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The Knucklehead of the Day award

I think this is the first time I've given an award to someone I know in real-life, for being in the news. Today's winner is Mark Schreiber. He gets the…

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The Knucklehead of the Day award

Today's winner is Robert Dolan. He gets the award for the following. BOSTON – A Massachusetts doctor has been fired and lost the right to renew his medical license for…

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Pioneering heart surgeon Michael DeBakey dead at 99

He died in Houston Texas last night of natural causes. Dr. DeBakey worked in Houston Texas for many years, first coming to the city. I know, my father had heart…

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Changes late in life

I think some of the reporting below is just nuts. A man with high levels of the female hormone oestrogen is naturally turning into a woman, but doctors say the…

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A bad Sunburn can equal Child abuse?

The Nanny state run amok. BEREA, Ky. (AP) — A central Kentucky father has pleaded not guilty to a criminal abuse charge that was brought after his 2-year-old son suffered…

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Now that's health care

The latest reform to come to Cuba since Raul Castro took over. HAVANA – Cuba has authorized sex-change operations and will offer them free for qualifying citizens, an official said…

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Meet Dr. Norman Spack, the nutjob who wants to give sex changes to kids!

Here's my candidate for asshat of the day. Meet Dr. Norman Spack, the nutjob who wants to give sex changes to kids — kids as young as seven-years-old! This is…

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The US economy is busted

Don't say I'm a boob for writing about this. It used to be a high point of Goldy Anthony's life. Every six weeks or so, as a kind of personal…

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