Loss, change and brilliant man now gone

Change is inevitable. This website will be undergoing changes too, but that will have to wait. Right now, I am dealing with a serious loss, and I mean serious. You see, my father passed away this past Thursday from complications from cancer chemotherapy. He was 78. Let’s make one thing perfectly clear; my father beat…

ObamaCare 2016: The Stupid Awakens

Open enrollment season, a.k.a. “ObamaCare 2016”, has begun, and you better get on the ball and sign up for your government mandated health plans, lest you become the prey of the feared bureaucratic death squad.  Don’t believe it?  Try getting treatment for a joint condition and chances are, you could end up in hospice care.…

Martin Shkreli’s Daraprim decision sounds a lot like a case of capitalist entitlement

This week’s outcry and outrage over Martin Shkreli’s announcement that his company, Turing Pharmaceuticals, was purchasing the rights to Daraprim and raising the price to stratospheric levels lit the internet and social media in a way unseen since the race riots in Ferguson.  Even Donald Trump’s ill-advised comments about immigration and fellow candidates didn’t illuminate…