Category Archives: News and politics

News from Albany

Feds give conditional approval to New York exchange Uninsured New Yorkers and small businesses can expect to begin applying for insurance through a New York exchange in October 2013. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services gave a conditional … Continue reading

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On The Medical Front

Another year, another hospital stay another disease. 18 days in cardiac telemetry followed by 7 days of subacute. Prescription pricing obscene. A year’s insulin at my dosage approx. $10,000! How many people must die or go blind or suffer amputation … Continue reading

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Today I Have Health Insurance

It doesn’t solve all the issues of health care, particularly, chronic and long-term care, but it helps.

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Crime And Punishment

So I steal $250K and have to spend 300 hours walking warm dry streets with a sign. Beats unloading 50 pound bags of sugar from an 18 wheeler for minimum wage. HOUSTON (KTRK) — A man who stole money from … Continue reading

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The Economy

  The financial analysts and sellers of stocks and bonds all chant that the problem in the US is a lack of confidence. I say that a lack of confidence is a symptom of the problem and not the problem … Continue reading

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FOX News(?)

Are these people born stupid or do they use drugs to achieve that level of stupidity?

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Advertising Our Lives Away

We’ve become so divorced from anything resembling realty as to believe that we can solve problems by making expensive television commercials about them. We advertise away drug addictions, tobacco usage, spousal abuse, and a whole pool of diseases and illness. … Continue reading

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Listen To Me Or Die!

Every day someone on television or radio is telling me how unless we or our children do as they say, believe as they do, act as they say that they do then we will die or become fat or depressed or … Continue reading

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Why You Should Change Your Underwear…

The other day I was listening to an MSNBC personality on a national radio show promoting her documentary, as she called it. I listened and I listened intently not because of her mesmerizing presentation or because the character of the … Continue reading

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Couldn’t Have Said It Better Myself!

Erie County NY District Attorney says in TV interview:"Finding the two missing elderly ladies would certainly make the case of finding  the missing ladies easier." Agreed!

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