Archive for July 2017

John McCain and his Brain Tumor

Today we are once again faced with a noted individual fighting a serious illness. Oceans of ink will be spent discussing the Senator’s battle with his cancer. Typically, there is often a great deal of false optimism that occurs in these settings, because we simply cannot accept that people die of cancer. To begin, let... Read more »

Dr. Phil, Dr. Oz, but no Dr. Joe. Why?

I wish to begin this post with full disclosure. I am bitterly jealous of Dr. Phil and Dr. Oz. I always wanted to have my own TV show. (I also always wanted to be in the movies, but that’s a topic for another day.) Now, I’m going to actually give Dr. Phil a pass. For... Read more »