Monthly Archives: July 2007

My crystal ball is cracked

Way back in January, I predicted that the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Ownership Blog would not last 48 hours without imposing some kind of dramatic censure of the comments. I was wrong, but only by about two orders of … Continue reading

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The woman with four names gets hitched.

No word on whether or not she now has five names. Hmm, no photo either. (Update 28jul07: photo/post) Well, since comments are off over there, consider this as me sending my warmest wishes.

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more on medical prices

Here’s a chart of prices that I have assembled so far: Drug name, strength K-mart Shopper’s Wal-mart drugstore.com Prevacid 30 mg   $163.95 $152.32 $141.99 Protonix 20 mg     $112.78 $123.09 Aciphex 20 mg     $152.46 $139.99 Nexium … Continue reading

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More on health care, specifically so called “lifestyle drugs”

First off, it’s July Fourth, so happy interdependent day! Oh wait, I meant Happy Independence Day. Sorry about that. So where was I? Oh, OK um, “lifestyle drugs”. Wikipedia defines them as “.. a medication designed to improve the patient’s … Continue reading

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catch it quick! Nexium on Ebay!

Ah yes! The Free Market again. Just think, every browser with my referrer string that I send ebay’s way is another vote to yank this illegal sale. Tisk tisk, fresheggsrus, you do not have the required government permission slip! Don’t … Continue reading

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