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/ December 7, 2014 0 COMMENTS
Trigger warning!  If you’re sensitive this might upset you.  Or you could just grow up…   Merry Cripmas! So here we have controversy of the week, ...
/ December 6, 2014 0 COMMENTS
  I posted this last year.  But every year it moves me again.  Merry Christmas.  Tomorrow is the second Sunday in Advent. Of note, the author was a Catholic ...
Emergistan and Medicine
/ December 4, 2014 12 COMMENTS
    I appreciate the need for physicians and others to sleep.  I’ve spent a great deal of my career awake in the wee hours.  In some very real ways, emergency medicine ...
/ December 2, 2014 4 COMMENTS
I understand the concerns about narcotic abuse.  I was there, in residency 24 years ago, when the mantra was ‘you don’t do enough for pain.’  We all did more.  Now, ...
Faith, hope and love
/ December 6, 2014 0 COMMENTS
  I posted this last year.  But every year it moves me again.  Merry Christmas.  Tomorrow is the second Sunday in Advent. Of note, the author was a Catholic martyr, killed in 1595. ...
/ December 2, 2014 2 COMMENTS
Christmas Poem G.K.Chesterton There fared a mother driven forth Out of an inn to roam; In the place where she was homeless All men are at home. The crazy stable close at hand, With ...
Wife, kids, pets and home
/ December 6, 2014 1 COMMENTS
My column in this weeks’ Greenville News.  Enjoy the kids when they’re home!  And Merry Christmas! ...
Thanksgiving:  mission accomplished.   Check!
/ November 29, 2014 0 COMMENTS
Thanksgiving week checklist: Time spent with wife and four amazing children.  Check. Fed 28 family members and friends.  Check. Gave injured dog his medicine; sometimes, when he agreed ...
Issues, humor, hobbies and all the rest
/ December 7, 2014 0 COMMENTS
Trigger warning!  If you’re sensitive this might upset you.  Or you could just grow up…   Merry Cripmas! So here we have controversy of the week, brewing in Clemson, ...
/ November 24, 2014 0 COMMENTS
http://www.greenvilleonline.com/story/opinion/contributors/2014/11/22/ed-leap-pause-remember-real-bounty/19344775/   The first Thanksgiving was a celebration of the harvest. The ...