A Special ‘Thank You’ to the TSA | The Truth About Guns

Let the man explain.

No, seriously. Let me explain . . .

via A Special 'Thank You' to the TSA | The Truth About Guns.

Good on someone.
hope this doesn’t get someone in trouble.

Jeffrey Singer: The Man Who Was Treated for $17,000 Less – WSJ.com

Medical sticker-shock, and one mans’ remedy.

By JEFFREY A. SINGEREvery so often I have an extraordinary and surprising experience with a patient—the kind that makes us both say, "Wow, we’ve learned something from this." One such moment occurred recently.

via Jeffrey Singer: The Man Who Was Treated for $17,000 Less – WSJ.com.

What genius looks like

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Rare Diseases Give Jenny McCarthy Life-Time Achievement Award | Medical Satire – GomerBlog

Gomerblog is killing it these days.

LOS ANGELES, CA – Thursday night the 197,788th annual rare-disease awards, formally known as the common disease awards, brought the house down at the Staples Center. 

via Rare Diseases Give Jenny McCarthy Life-Time Achievement Award | Medical Satire – GomerBlog.

Just in case you thought you were okay with a yo-yo

You’re not.

Wow.

Budweiser is most popular beer among injured ER patients, pilot study says – NBC News.com

There’s a weird risk factor. What’s AB putting in their beers?*

Though Budweiser has 9.1 percent of the national beer market, it represented 15 percent of the of the E.R. “market.” The disparity was even more pronounced for Steel Reserve. It has only .8 percent of the market nationally, but accounted for 14.7 percent of the E.R. market. In all, Steel Reserve, Colt 45, Bud Ice, and another malt liquor, King Cobra, account for only 2.4 percent of the U.S. beer market, but accounted for 46 percent of the beer consumed by E.R. patients.

via Budweiser is most popular beer among injured ER patients, pilot study says – NBC News.com.

*Clearly a joke, don’t sue.

Jay Leno interviews Obama

Every Presidential conference should be as good as this was.
http://gdoc.it/16tFxoN

I get why people voted for him. Were his words deeds, I’d have voted for him.

Yet.

US Football coach, and soccer (football?)

Hahaha. Enjoy.

Vivaldi. On the Electric guitar.

And done really, really well by a 14 year old girl.

Amazing. The classics live.

Hill averts Obamacare mess

Know how you know the ACA is a disaster? Everyone who can is pulling strings to avoid it:

Lawmakers and staff can breathe easy — their health care tab is not going to soar next year.

The Office of Personnel Management, under heavy pressure from Capitol Hill, will issue a ruling that says the government can continue to make a contribution to the health care premiums of members of Congress and their aides, according to several Hill sources.

via Hill averts Obamacare mess – John Bresnahan and Jake Sherman – POLITICO.com.

We’re all second class citizens outside the beltway.

Feel good story of the Month

Semper Fi.

A marine who gallantly dropped back in a race to help a nine-year-old boy finish has become an internet sensation.Lance Corporal Myles Kerr was competing in the annual run while home on leave in Charlevoix, Michigan when he spotted Boden Fuchs struggling to keep up.The boy reportedly asked 19-year-old Kerr: ‘Sir, will you please run with me?’, after losing the group he was running with.

via Marine Myles Kerr who slowed down to help a nine-year-old boy finish a 5k race goes viral | Mail Online.

There’s a great picture at the link.