Monthly Archives: May 2008

Lola the Leaking Basset Hound

Rather than write my own version of the night, I’ll just post this group poem that was written the next day. Once upon a midnight dreary There I pondered, weak and weary About a hound named Lola Covered with bumps of curious lore. When all at once I heard a knockin’ Lee-Ann cried, “Shazam! This dog is Talking, About an…

A funny thing happened while I was googling “patcher1048″

My laptop is crazy slow, so I began cleaning up the harddrive…uninstalled programs I no longer use, running CCleaner, etc. Some of the files that were deleted had the directory string “C:\Temp\Patcher\Patcher1048\PBSLocalizedStrings\PBSLocalization\es_ES\PBS.zdct 5.88KB” There were hundreds of these…what the heck are they? So I googled “patcher”, and got millions of hits. Then I googled “patcher1048″ and got ZERO hits.  That’s…

Extensor Tendon Repair in Honduras- Part 3

We created the best sterile field that we could and numbed up the laceration with as much lidocaine with epi as was safe to administer.  We had run the hand under running water to disrupt the clot, and then irrigated with sterile saline. The distal tendons popped into view easily by simply extending all of his fingers flat against the…