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When Condi Rice, in a stunning pair of nubuck and kidskin Ferragamo pumps made this WTF comment “I don’t think anybody could have predicted that these people
by funluvn1
Comment Count 13 comments on Sat Dec 11, 2010 at 12:25 PM PST with 7 Recommends
(cross posted at BlueMassGroup) Sad statistics and analysis. A study by two Columbia University public health ...
by BobBlueMass
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue Oct 12, 2010 at 09:30 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Despite vociferous criticism from the Republicans & their Tea Party cohorts, a new Columbia University study shows that ...
by Democrats Ramshield
Comment Count 302 comments on Mon Oct 11, 2010 at 04:09 AM PDT with 218 Recommends
Dad, Uncle Otho, Uncle Kenny, all died before they were 70, Mom and my mother-in-law are both likely to die before that age as well. They all died relatively young for various reasons, but none of ...
by Something the Dog Said
Comment Count 81 comments on Tue Aug 10, 2010 at 06:40 AM PDT with 41 Recommends
Some days, when I'm trying to take a break from people's tax issues, I come across something that scares the bejeebus out of me. Yesterday was one of those days. While trying to pare down my RSS ...
by djrez
Comment Count 55 comments on Tue May 04, 2010 at 12:16 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
President Obama had several opportunities during the televised congressional discussions on health care, to correct emphatic assertions by Republicans that we have the best health care in the world.
by Deena Stryker
Comment Count 24 comments on Sat Feb 27, 2010 at 09:04 AM PST with 5 Recommends
Data from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), published in July 2009: State Grade ...
by Auriandra
Comment Count 24 comments on Sun Oct 04, 2009 at 04:37 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
I have any questions for republicans and for all the people who opposes to a public option in Health Care. These are the questions: The numbers place the United States in bad positions in Life ...
by abgin
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Aug 26, 2009 at 09:54 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
...or, how to get people to believe truth instead of lies!
by DisgruntledCurmudgeon
Comment Count 15 comments on Sun Aug 16, 2009 at 07:18 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
Paul Krugman is blogging this, but in case you missed it, here's the video: Why Canadians have greater life expectancy A Canadian caller ...
by RobLewis
Comment Count 68 comments on Wed Jul 29, 2009 at 02:31 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
As the debate regarding health care reform takes shape in Congress, we can expect the usual canard to come from the foes of any public option: universal health care is a socialist spawned disaster ...
by Visionseeker
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Jul 23, 2009 at 06:11 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
When an infectious disease ravages your community, and theatens neighboring communities, should you be provided treatment at a hospital? How much should you have to pay? If the disease becomes a ...
by jhutson
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Feb 23, 2009 at 11:06 AM PST with 6 Recommends
As most of us know, the current US healthcare system is fraught with troubles, and unless you do a serious amount of homework and find a really good doc (like I did in the past two years), top-...
by dpinzow
Comment Count 18 comments on Sat Jan 17, 2009 at 07:02 PM PST with 5 Recommends
The US ranked 30th in the 2005 Health Olympics, a “competition” that ranks countries' health status by life expectancy at birth. (Population Health Forum, 2008). (The Population ...
by waviaky
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Oct 28, 2008 at 10:10 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
I don't mean to freak anybody out or anything but: An Atlanta actuarial company specializing in individualized estimates of life ...
by The Termite
Comment Count 33 comments on Tue Sep 30, 2008 at 03:26 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
It's safe to assume that Sarah Palin's speech tonight will cue an exercise in Republican triumphalism. So long as she doesn't announce Alaska has seceded from the U.S., she'll be praised to the ...
by Jsn
Comment Count 17 comments on Wed Sep 03, 2008 at 01:28 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
I don't like these odds. 25 of the 40 US Presidents born before John McCain, or 62.5%, did not live to age 76, which McCain will reach in the next President's first term. Only one of those, ...
by Albanius
Comment Count 13 comments on Sun Aug 31, 2008 at 12:34 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Trolls on your marks. Get Set. Counting down: 3, 2, 1. Go. John Ashcroft thinks it's okay to torture members of the United ...
by prestochango
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Jul 18, 2008 at 06:17 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
They love to tell us we live in the GREATEST COUNTRY ON EARTH... but like VICTORY IN IRAQ they never bother to explain what exactly that phrase means. Greatest.... greatest what? Greatest land ...
by 8ackgr0und N015e
Comment Count 46 comments on Sat Jun 28, 2008 at 11:15 AM PDT with 35 Recommends
FOUNTAIN HILLS, Ariz. (AP) - Three-time melanoma survivor John McCain appears ...
by Sarge in Seattle
Comment Count 21 comments on Fri May 23, 2008 at 08:47 PM PDT with 2 Recommends