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My Birthday Present to Myself: Protection from Influenza

It’s that time of year here again.  Cold, snow, slush, wet socks, crowded malls, bad drivers, etc, etc.  I’m not talking about the holiday season.  No, this is flu season.

Among other things (my birthday, email me for an address to send gifts to), November 26th was flu shot day at work.  Being a well-informed [...]

Skeptics vs Jenny McCarthy

Jenny McCarthy has been spending her time and energy over the last couple of years trying to harm the health of Americans, or anyone who will listen to her. She is on a misguided crusade against vaccines, fueled by her arrogant ignorance. She believes that her son is a special “indigo child”, the next step [...]

Fight Fire with Fire

We live in an age where actors can become president and wrestlers can become governor. Where a trend can be set overnight if the right person starts it. The right person is usually someone a lot of people know, most often a celebrity of some sort. So, sadly, it comes as no surprise to me [...]