Archives By Day: January 1, 2020


Posted on January 1, 2020 11:47 pm By Del Meyer in Uncategorized

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Medical Practice, HealthCare, Government and Society

Posted on January 1, 2020 11:32 pm By Del Meyer in Restoring Accountability

By Moving from a Vertical Industry (Hospital Medical Complex) to a Horizontal Industry (Physicians-Hospital-Insurance on the same level) with Freedom from Gov’t Interference Despite Democratic Socialists Faith In Government, it is The Precursor Of Totalitarianism. IN THIS SECTION WE FEATURE FREEDOM LOVING ENTERPRISES, AND ORGANIZATIONS FOR YOUR INTEREST AND SUPPORT IN OUR EFFORTS TO KEEP […]

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Talk Radio Dialogues Connect with almost Everyone

Posted on January 1, 2020 11:26 pm By Del Meyer in The Worldwide Public Forum

In Depth Discussions with public, civic, national and international leaders, cultural, educational, political and religious commentary to broaden your perspective of our country and the world in which we live.__________ Heard on Salem National Radio (The ANSWER) sites,,,,,,,, Michael Medved, Greatest Country on God’s Green Earth. […]

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12. Allan Gerson, June 19, 1945-Dec 1, 2019, of Creutzfeldt-Jacob Disease Allan Gerson Made Libya Pay for Pan Am 103 Bombing By James R. Hagerty | WSJ

Posted on January 1, 2020 11:09 pm By Del Meyer in In Memoriam

Creative lawyer helped win $2.7 billion in damages, in what started out as a quixotic quest After the terrorist bombing of Pan American Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland, in 1988, lawyers for some of the 270 people killed did the obvious: They sued Pan Am for alleged negligence in allowing the bomb to be smuggled […]

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Posted on January 1, 2020 11:07 pm By Del Meyer in This Month in History

On December 2, 2001, the Enron Corporation files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in a New York court, sparking one of the largest corporate scandals in U.S. history. An energy-trading company based in Houston, Texas, Enron was formed in 1985 as the merger of two gas companies, Houston Natural Gas and Internorth. Under chairman and […]

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In the November Medical Tuesday Journal

Posted on January 1, 2020 11:04 pm By Del Meyer in Last Month's Postings

Featured Article: There’s no need to dread conflict during dinner Finding common ground with liberals at Thanksgiving By Kay Coles James, President, Heritage Foundation With Thanksgiving approaching, a common complaint I hear is that the mix of political views at holiday gatherings can create some tense moments. However, there’s no need to dread conflict during […]

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Equality by Eric Hoffer (1902-1983) A San Francisco longshoreman—turned—author who achieved immediate fame for his book True Believers (1951), in which he described the underlying logic of mass movements, such as Nazism and Communism, and the characteristics of their followers.

Posted on January 1, 2020 10:56 pm By Del Meyer in Words Of Wisdom

A 1956 profile in Look magazine identified Hoffer as “Ike’s Favorite Author,” elevating this blue-collar workingman to the level of President Eisenhower’s bedside table. It wasn’t just Eisenhower who appreciated Hoffer’s intelligence and wit. Public figures, ranging from the author and historian Arthur Schlesinger Jr. to the philosopher and social critic Bertrand Russell, praised his […]

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The money that the taxpayers have given to the poor has not helped.

Posted on January 1, 2020 10:51 pm By Del Meyer in Hippocrates & His Kin

I had a discussion with a student in my class who was a tax & spend person. He was quite outspoken in his opinions that taxes should be raised to previous high levels. He seemed to be hostile to the wealthy. I asked him if he thought the rich could pay 100% in taxes. He, […]

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A Piece of the Pie by Charles B. Clark, MD. Surgery of the upper extremities.

Posted on January 1, 2020 10:22 pm By Del Meyer in Voices of Medicine

As managed care was conscripting the medical profession in the 1980s and 1990s, and doctors became impotent to the forces of control of our professional expertise, very few took the risk of not signing the managed care contracts being circulated among us. When I go to the Medical Grand Rounds at the UC Davis Medical […]

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Where to now?

Posted on January 1, 2020 10:15 pm By Del Meyer in Overheard in the Medical Staff Lounge

  Dr. Rosen:       It looks like the House has finally voted for impeachment. It was essentially a party-line vote which may set a precedent that whenever both houses are controlled by the same party, the president can be removed against the will of the majority. Dr. Edwards:   I agree that the House has set a […]

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