My Take on the Covid Vaccines

“With Covid-19, we have thrown caution to the winds.” I am no virologist, infectious disease specialist, or even a family physician, just a lowly plastic surgeon. Even so, friends, family, and even my own staff turn to me and ask what they should do about the Covid vaccine. Should they get it? Am I going …

Covid’s Four Horsemen

If you are like me, you are probably exhausted from all the discussion regarding the virus, SARS-CoV-2 and Covid-19, the illness it causes. A lot of discussion had understandably focused on the rate of serious illness and death from Covid. The rates of both have been frightening (although the true rates are not really known …

The Moral Bankruptcy of the Democratic Party

“If hypocrisy were currency, Democrats would be billionaires.” Recent events have uncovered the unquestioned moral bankruptcy of the leadership of the Democratic Party, from the new administration on down. Dating this is not unlike trying to date some other antiquity; the origin tends to be lost in the mists of time. I first took note …

Gamestop and the r/wallstreetbets end game

“You are not entitled to your opinion. You are entitled to your informed opinion. No one is entitled to be ignorant.” Harlan Ellision This is going to be a long one. I am stepping way out of my comfort zone on this one, but I consider it a good object lesson on being careful about …