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Government Shutdown: Dysfunction Junction

I think, to my count, this is government shutdown day number nine. There is no end in sight. For those of you who are looking for a silver lining – there is none. Over the last couple days, I have outlined how I think we will probably resolve this problem, but it should be noted that we’re seeing something else at the base of this crisis. Washington is completely and totally unable to govern. Ezra Klein of the Washington Post has a fabulous article on why Washington is failing the American people. It isn’t any one thing, but a number of

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Top 10 Villains of All Time

I bet you’re thinking that I was going to start with Ted Cruz, John Boehner and Eric Cantor. Nope, I’m not going there. These are cinematic villains. Who are the top 10 bes- acted villains in cinematic history? I saw this wonderful video on YouTube and I needed to share it with you. Can you name all the villains in the movies that they come from? I had trouble with a couple. top 10 villains of all time

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News Roundup – Government Shutdown, Iran, Marital Secrets

For those who like the creepy or macabre, there’s video of Aaron Alexis walking around the Navy Yard with a Remington 870 shotgun. I don’t see how we avoid a government shutdown. The Democrats are not going to negotiate on a bill that’s already passed Congress and has already been verified by the Supreme Court. ObamaCare is the law of the land. The Democrats are not going to back down or cave on this issue. President Barack Obama said that he is not going to negotiate with the good faith and credit of the American government. I think this is the

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Errington C. Thompson, MD

Dr. Thompson is a surgeon, scholar, full-time sports fan and part-time political activist. He is active in a number of community projects and initiatives. Through medicine, he strives to improve the physical health of all he treats.

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