Weekly Articles

I’m A Ram

Bart and I were sitting around an early morning campfire waiting for the day lineup ...

Heavy Horses

Watching the pomp and circumstance surrounding Queen Elizabeth II's funeral provoked conflicting emotions. On the ...

Young Thug’s song lyrics are being used as evidence in his gang indictment

Not everyone supports allowing prosecutors to use lyrics as evidence. In "Rap on Trial: Race, ...

The Low Highway

In the Bible, the highway is used as a metaphor to describe how roads were ...

Conflicts In Medical Studies (Extravascular ICD)

If you go to the credits on the article, you learn a little about how ...

Another Big Pharma Opioid Decision

I keep track of the successes and losses of opioid victims. While many victims have ...

Florida’s NICA Law Can Block Access To Court

"I felt like the world was shutting me up," she said. "I wanted to be ...

Large Verdicts: The Most Vulnerable Victims Are Most Affected By Caps and Delays

Not surprisingly, the largest verdicts in medical malpractice cases tend to happen in cases with ...

TS Eliot Knew: Lots of Information Without Enough Knowledge

From 1920 (pre-internet): The vast accumulations of knowledge—or at least of information—deposited by the nineteenth ...

Seventh Son: The 7th Amendment Right to Jury Trial

If America's founders hadn't guaranteed the right to a jury trial in our Constitution, we ...

Daily Articles

The Loss Or Disruption Of Senses

I like to listen. I have learned a great deal from listening carefully. Most people ...

Monday Quote

The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena. Teddy Roosevelt

Happy Day to Coltrane and F. Scott Fitzgerald (tomorrow)!

"There are no second acts in American lives." F. Scott Fitzgerald

Patient-Care Satisfaction Centered Modeling? Really?

When I represented hospitals, my boss used to stress bedside manner as the most effective ...

“By the time Jeremy came back with help, I had delivered the baby by myself with no one else in the room. All alone.”

Ever felt alone in a crowd? How about alone in a crowded emergency room surrounded ...

QB Sues NFL Team For Pre-Game Pain Injection That Collapsed His Lung

When this happened, I started calculating the missed game checks in my head. Now, the ...

It’s Banned Book Week and Mike Royko’s Birthday!! Savor the irony.

Show me somebody who is always smiling, always cheerful, always optimistic, and I will show ...

I’ll Say It Again, Trial Lawyers: Don’t Scream At The Judge.

Trial lawyers don't win every argument in front of every judge. And, yes. Some of ...

The Industry Surveys Nursing Malpractice Claims

And the results are not surprising. Misdiagnosis, prescribing errors, and wrongful death make up most ...

Today’s Quote

In school, they kept telling me that simplicity demands less adornment rather than more. Words ...