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Mug O' Mike Monday: Occupational Hazards!

Behold the wisdom of the underpaid and overeducated burger-flipper in today’s Pirate Mike Monday mug! Shirts and art also available at http://www.society6.com/piratemike!

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The holiday season, as seen by a tech journalist

To those of you with normal jobs, this time of year means things like eating and spending too much, long travel to see far-flung relatives, having to remember where you stashed the ornaments, and wrestling with wrapping paper. 301 more words

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The importance of workplace health initiatives in improving US health outcomes

It is a well-known fact that healthcare spending is higher in the US than in other countries. Despite this, however, the nation lags behind other countries in terms of improving health outcomes for its citizens. 248 more words

Thinking aloud about toxins...and gender presentation.

I don’t have a lot of time, and it’s been a while since I drew last (yesterday morning, it seems so long ago), so I’m thinking I’ll write. 721 more words


Wishlist Wednesday: Occupational Hazards!

Today’s strip comes from a friend of mine, A. Lamberti, who used to do a strip called “Occupational Hazards.” Her strip starred a disgruntled, but keenly observant, minimum wage worker in a fast food restaurant. 66 more words

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A Moment: The Nurse and the Med Student

She was a professional nurse at our hospital, not much older than me, and with no time during shift-work to see her private gynaecologist, she made the scary decision to come to the hospital’s gynae-clinic (scary because she would most certainly be seen first by an inept medical student before seeing the specialist). 301 more words

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Apple Mail malaise (update)

There’s no program on my Mac that’s annoyed me more over the last year than Mail. Which is funny, because for years I held up that program as… 361 more words

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