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Monday Morning Grab Bag

I’ve been staring at the computer trying to get motivated for the last couple of hours. I need some more caffeine. I love basketball. The game is so simple yet so hard to play. I played basketball in high school and played intramurals in college. I played a lot at medical school and then, as my workload increased in residency and my free time decreased, I played less and less basketball. This brings me to the NCAA tournament nicknamed, “March Madness.” For the most part, I find watching college basketball to be frustrating. Frequently, ego and moxie override common sense and

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Notes from Rep. Susan Fisher

Representative Susan Fisher N. C. House of Representatives Raleigh, North Carolina 27601 (919) 715-2013 The Raleigh Report From the Office of Representative Susan Fisher March 20, 2009 Governor Perdue released her proposed budget for 2009-2011 this week and as expected made many deep cuts. The governor’s proposal would cut at least 20 government programs, close seven prisons and result in the loss of hundreds of jobs. The governor also made it clear that education would continue to be her priority. Her proposed budget would actually increase per pupil spending in North Carolina , just as she promised to do in her

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The Errington Thompson Show 9-06-08

Hurricane Hanna is knocking on the door. I have Red Cross spokesperson Cynthia Watke on the line, we discuss preparations for Hanna and the ongoing needs from Gustav. Professor Dwight Mullen from the University of North Carolina, Asheville is in the house!! We review the last two weeks: DNC/RNC. Sarah Palin. Joe Biden. We discuss everything from Iraq to Vietnam to Healthcare and the Economy. This is a great show. Enjoy!!

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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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The Thirteeneth Juror

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