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News from the Couch and Beyond – Vol. I

I’ve decided to start a new series for when I have nothing to say. Which is quite often. Hence the “Mundane ramblings about a whole lotta nuthin’” tag line above. And now the first installment of The Couch: I should be at work right now, but I’m not. Instead I’m sitting on the aforementioned couch…

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Are You Kidding Me??

I’m hopping mad about the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force’s new recommendations on mammography and other excrement concerning breast cancer screening. These new guidelines seriously make me nauseous. 1. No mammograms until 50 and then only every other year. * Because false positive mammograms cause undo anxiety and unnecessary biopsies. Please forgive my insensitivity, but…

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VICTORY!!

A month or so ago I told you about some folks who were in jeopardy of losing their home – The “The Just Plain Wrong” portion of The Good, The Bad, and the Just Plain Wrong. Last night the Township Supervisors voted unanimously for a resolution to ban the condemnation of these two properties for…

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I Can't Believe I Said That!

Yesterday I turned on the 5:00 news to see a horrific sight. You may have even seen it on the national news. A large, luxury condominium complex in Conshohocken was destroyed by an 8 alarm fire. Apparently it had been going on for quite some time when I started watching and by then two entire…

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