Link. Via Macintouch — get it while you can. Just in case.
Helicopters, airplanes, K9 dogs, cordons. Not a good time to be a black man going for an evening run.
Security guard late admitted he shot himself with a gun he wasn’t supposed to have. Made up the black assailant in slightly misguided attempt to save his job.
Local Facebook commentary during the search had less overt racism than I’d expected. Maybe it was moderated? I didn’t hear of any black men running into scary trouble. St Paul police have a good reputation, that might have helped.
Apparently nobody hurt, so salutary lesson.
Link. Hope they are well paid.
Link. I need to switch.
Link. Must read.
Link. Hoping I live to see …
Link. We need treatment for chronic infection.
Link. Insanity defense strategy?
Two years ago I was studying for my family medicine board exams. This was around the time the avant garde were ready to put statins in the water supply.
Fast forward 2017. Everyone hates on statins for primary prevention. Myalgias. Diabetes. Brain fog. Whatever. Now patients need to have a pretty good risk of 10y CVD death to take ’em.
This is kind of routine in medicine. Big swings usually amped by big money.
The swings have consequences beyond personal health and billions of dollars. They cost confidence. They are one reason it was so easy for big money to turn the GOP into an anti-science machine.
Statins have given us Scott Pruitt.
Link. Like when we discovered airplanes were great weapons, but this we can’t fix.
Link. Blame the electorate. We just voted for the sewer.
Link. Very efficient societal disruption weapon though.
Link. Classic Apple move; will undo some losses in time.
Link. Apple TV rave reaction deficit.
Link. He does my thinking for me. I might get 8 though.
Link. Not there yet.
Link. What the market will bear.
Link. Canada and EU our best hope.
Link. Failed neologisms and others. Song of Songs.
Link. Substitute VAT?