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WHEN IS CANCER NOT CANCER?


When the federal government says so. Paul Hsieh, at Forbes, writes about the Feds’ desire to redefine the word ‘cancer’ to exclude certain conditions that have hitherto been called cancers.  As, for instance, cancerous but slow-growing lesions.  The word ‘cancer’ … Continue reading

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A CRIME AGAINST HUMANITY’S HERITAGE


Crimes against humanity.  That is a phrase much overused these days, usually to the detriment of the victims of genuine such crimes, whose tragedies are trivialized by being lumped together with lesser ones and/or mere stupid things. But let me … Continue reading

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UPDATE! FIRE BURN AND CAULDRON BUBBLE!


Per the Czech online news site iDNES, the Romanian government has declared war on witches. Even worse, actually.  Last month, the Romanian Parliament passed a law making fortunetelling a taxable profession.  Last week, Romanian practitioners of the milennia-old profession received … Continue reading

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