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2018 May 18 ~ 25

“Don’t. Do. Diagnostics. On. Healthy. Patients.”

“There. Is. Money. To. Be. Made. In. Treatment.”

“Exactly. Do a diagnostic, medicalize something into being “abnormal”, then rent-seek for further testing to “rule out” this thing that’s completely benign anyway.” 6,840 more words

The Godfather: Part II (1974)

“If anything in this life is certain, if history has taught us anything, it is that you can kill anyone.”

I think The Godfather II  596 more words


M Train

I’m currently reading M Train by Patti Smith. A while back I picked up a second hand copy of Just Kids, and loved it. I loved the story of Patti and Robert Mapplethorpe, I loved the way she wrote. 173 more words

Richard Spencer and the George Bailey Rule — Why Clarence’s Law matters in Politics — Why No One is saying "I am Spencertacus"

If anything seemed certain at the time, Jesus got whupped real bad. He was captured, tried, whipped, stripped, crucified, and humiliated. It’s hard to imagine a worse whupping. 12,428 more words

Livro: O Poderoso Chefão (Mario Puzo)

Eu tardo e falho. E sumo também com alguma frequência mas sempre volto, viu?

Estou completamente rompendo com meu cronograma de estudos porque tenho prova amanhã e nem deveria estar aqui escrevendo, mas depois de mais de 10 horas em cima das minhas anotações falhas de aulas igualmente incompletas achei por bem fazer uma pausa, botar Lana del Rey para cantar alguma coisa depressiva e ir fazer qualquer outra coisa que não envolva endócrino/onco/nutrologia. 1,159 more words


Can These Bones Live?

By Paul Koch

As a child, we had one of those rooms in our house in which nobody ever sat. Not that you couldn’t sit there: there was a large sofa, some complimentary small tables and lamps, and of course the well-appointed window dressings. 1,458 more words

Living Word

The Godfather: Storytelling is Manipulation

I watched The Godfather again the other day. I believe it was only my second time all the way through, though I’ve seen bits and pieces of it over the years. 630 more words