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Evils of the Naturalistic Fallacy

I saw a link today to this article, concerning the prospect of engineering predation out of the ecology in the interest of eliminating suffering (see also the… 300 more words


The Damage Done (2014)

Monsour Medical — Jeannette, Pennsylvania

“I’ve seen the needle and the damage done

A little part of it in everyone

But every junkie’s like a settin’ sun.” — Neil Young… 7 more words


Can You Say HIPAA? (2014)

Monsour Medical — Jeannette, Pennsylvania

The Health Insurance Portability and Accounting Act is a 1996 United States law which defines policies, procedures and guidelines for maintaining the privacy and security of individually identifiable health information as well as outlining numerous offenses relating to health care and sets civil and criminal penalties for violations. 58 more words


Back on the Chain Gang.

From Mexico and then LA where random strangers tell you you ‘look just like summer’ in the street, in the middle of a heat wave, to midwinter Melbourne with nothing but lint in my pockets, a dog with a cold, and the rent overdue. 33 more words


Calling Doctor Gottlieb (2014)

Monsour Medical — Jeannette, Pennsylvania

On his internship at Monsour Medical: “According to several different letters and evaluations that various supervisory physicians submitted, Dr. Gottlieb was not highly regarded either personally or professionally. 101 more words


Kissed by Ocean’s Breath

wooden boards and posts
wizened by brine-infused air
painted by nature