Monthly Archives: August 2008

One reason I won’t vote for McCain

Is his healthcare advisor’s attitude toward’s Emergency Departments:  In the Los Angeles Times‘s (8/28) Booster Shots Blog, Shari Roan wrote that this week, “John McCain campaign advisor” John Goodman “said, in effect, that as long as there are emergency [departments], no one in America is really uninsured.” And… Op-ed columnist Paul Krugman writes in the New York Times (8/29, A21)…

If You’re Not a Cowboy…

I see a lot of Horse injuries up here in the rocky mountains.  Mostly tourist stables and stuff, but when there are horse shows in town, we seem to get a lot of hunter-jumper injuries…girls getting thrown headfirst from their horse. Which is wierd, because during the rodeo, when guys are deliberately riding horses & bulls getting thrown off, we…