Category: Current Events

The End of Handshakes

Check this out. What you will see is Seth Godin’s usual intense level of cultural insight. Here, he explores the (now archaic?) practice of shaking hands. Seth believes this practice is about to disappear. Sure, the Covid 19 virus is the primary precipitating...

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Vaping Irony

Check this out. What you will see is the work of a medical writer asking a good question. Why, a full 50 years after cigarette advertising was banned on TV, are we still seeing advertisements for Juul being televised?   I get it. It takes regulatory...

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Doctors Dealing With Mass Shooting

Check this out. What you will see is a little piece noting that seven major U.S. medical organizations have issued statements decrying mass shootings and making recommendations for how their frequency and impact can be significantly reduced. In addition to such...

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Imagine…

  Check this out. What you will find is the story of a physician mother who temporarily loses her young son in a busy department store. The story of her panic. The story of her confusion. The story of the relief that she felt a few minutes later when her...

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