Abusing doctors

Abusing doctors

Like Megan, this gave me a chuckle: At a town-hall meeting in Portsmouth, N.H., last month, our uninformed lawyer in chief suggested that we physicians would rather chop off a

Are you ready for some football?

I am. America’s long national nightmare is over. I think the Sports Guy’s summary of just how crazy this offseason has been is a fair one; I can’t believe that

Obama vs. Joe Wilson on the Truth-o-meter

Joe G. noted earlier that Joe Wilson scored very poorly on Politifact’s Truth-o-meter. Since that post, there have been five more targeting Rep. Wilson, including Kathy’s moderately titled, Is there

Dem corruption

Dem corruption

The editors of the New Republic have some harsh words[subscription only] for House Democrats, who toppled a GOP majority in 2006 by promising to clean up Washington. Charlie Rangel and

Markets in Everything: Endangered Species Edition

Ronald Bailey highlights a new Scientific American article exploring the unintended consequences of endangered species lists: Many conservationists around the world favor enacting and enforcing laws to prohibit capturing or

People confuse me

People confuse me

I honestly don’t understand why some on the right were freaking out last week about Obama’s speech to school children. What’s the problem? I agree that the lesson plans that

I feel an addiction coming on

Just watched the first episode of (the new) Battlestar Galactica. I wanted to try it, but assumed it would keep my interest for only a few episodes. My wife only