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Information Overload

My friend Jorge remembers when he could sit down with a news magazine or the nightly newscast and find out the most important events of the day. 630 more words

Cultural Highlights

Citizens Speak!

Here is a link to the Oct 10 Wylie City Council where several very articulate citizens gave voice to reason against the Lake Corridor…   Worth the listen! 9 more words

Information Overload

Life during wartime

In my family, every member of my parents’ generation spent years of their lives trying to survive the chaos of World War II. For my grandparents, those experiences were all a horrific repeat of the ones they lived through during World War I. 695 more words

Post-fact Society

Bob Schieffer on the fight over fake news, information overload

CBS News political contributor and former “Face the Nation” moderator Bob Schieffer joins “CBS This Morning” to discuss his new book, “Overload: Finding the Truth in Today’s Deluge of News.” Schieffer, who has been asking questions of presidents and newsmakers for 60 years, examines how changes in media are affecting what we consume as news. 11 more words

Bob Schieffer On The Fight Over Fake News

Thrashing in the Emergency Department

The work of an emergency physician is an exercise in multitasking. We see multiple patients in parallel and respond to all the responsibilities that come with this patient care in addition to being aware of new, potentially sick patients. 1,065 more words

Health Informatics

Hitting The Reset Button........On Fitness

Knowledge is power!  Right?  Usually, this is the case.  However, sometimes in fitness it is a curse instead of a blessing.  How many times have you started a fitness program or a “diet” only to get bored and quit?   1,200 more words