Archives for September 23, 2009

No one in this country should ever have no options for where to beg for heath care. Visit for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Economy

Scientia Pro Publica Blog Carnival

Is at Lab Rat. It’s a very good one, please visit, click on all the links, digg/stuble/\/. and so on. (Notice how I escaped the slash in slash dot.)

Why be a blue dog Democrat?

Because you are corrupt!!!! … it turns out. (Watch the whole thing … Rachel gets really cute near the middle with a nice hat trick.) Visit for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Economy Here is the link to Ross’s statement.

US Census Worker Lynched?

A part time teacher and US Census worker was lynched in Kentucky earlier today. The word “FED” was scrawled on his body. Michele Bachmann, I wonder what your opinion of this killing is? The AP and other agencies are just starting to report this.

Muammar al-Gaddafi’s Tent

M a-G vs. the Town of Bedford, New York. (See also this.) Visit for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Economy

While I was living in an Armenian enclave near Boston, this happened: A Turkish-American jeweler with a shop in Somerville was driving his car somewhere around Medford, and was ambushed. Several bullets were fired into his car, killing him and totally ruining the Cadillac. The Armenians partied, and the secret organization of assassins took credit.…

H1N1 Rap by Dr. Clarke

The H1N1 Rap was written, composed, produced, and performed by John D. Clarke, MD, FAAFP. This music video is a fun, highly educational, and entertaining way to learn about prevention of the H1N1 virus.

New Blog Rules

OK, I’m taking steps to avoid unnecessary confusion and ensuing chaos on this blog. From now on, if you are going to comment on this blog, the first thing you must do if to fill out this form:

Sometimes people walk around with only half a brain, or a large portion of their brain disconnected, or simply having never developed, or an extra large brain, and we usually take little notice. But when there is a five or ten or twenty percent difference between two groups of people we are quickly willing to…

Muammar al-Gaddafi: Not a bad speech

No one will take Muammar al-Gaddafi’s speech at the UN seriously because he is generally seen as a raving lunatic. And he might be. However, he made numerous valid points (not all of which I agree with). I loved the part where he threw the book over his shoulder.