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Good-Bye 2017

2017 is coming to an end and none of us will be sorry to see it go. I have some particular pet peeves that I desperately hope will vanish into the past when the clock strikes midnight. You might think…

Thoughts on Taxes and Obamacare

Okey-dokey, resisters. This week was sucktastic. The new tax law is sucktastic. The implications for the economy as a whole are sucktastic. The implications on health insurance are sucktastic. BUT! The overall outcomes for health care policy are not nearly as sucktastic…

On Friendship and Justice

Last night, amid rumors of an impending revelation about a leading figure in the restaurant industry, Anthony Bourdain posted this cryptic and reflective tweet: This might be the question that is haunting all of us news-watchers these days. Every day…

Franken Out. Who’s Next To Do The Work?

Al Franken is yesterday’s news. OK, yes, he will continue to be a figure of discussion. And perhaps you are a person who needs to spend some time holding your assumptions and behavior up against his as part of the…

This Week in WTF

Congratulations! We have all survived another week in Trump’s America. Hooray for us! I know we have all be resisting as much as our little heats can resist and you should pat yourself on the back for that. We are…

Obamacare Open Enrollment 2017

Hi, hey, hello, how are you all? Did you enjoy Mueller Monday this week? How about that guilty plea from that Papadoplous guy? Think he’s cooperating with the investigation? Yeah, cool, cool, cool. And Halloween…did you have fun on Halloween?…

Most 2017 Halloween Costumes

Tomorrow is Halloween! And for many of us, Halloween means costumes. It also often means procrastination on making costumes. To help with you last-minute costume panic, I have come up with this list of costumes that require very little effort but combine…

Charlottesville

It began with young white men with torches.  They took to the streets of Charlottesville because…I don’t know why. Because someone told them they shouldn’t say the n-word? Because a black president made them buy health insurance? Because someone wants…

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