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Quarantine Humor


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What You Don’t Believe Can Still Kill You


During World War II, Churchill warned: “There are vast numbers…in every land, who will render faithful service in this war, but whose names will never be known.” Much has changed since WW II, but our fears have not. Needing to … Continue reading

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Vaccine Crisis


The worldwide Covid-19 pandemic has created massive economic disruption, loss of life, educational challenges, and social warfare between those feeling the need to protect themselves and their families from disease and those who want to live their lives as they … Continue reading

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The Travel Bug


Maybe it’s my ancestral gypsy blood. Perhaps, it’s my natural curiosity about people and places different from mine. Whatever the reason, I love to travel, and have been fortunate enough to see many parts of our globe over the course … Continue reading

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Chocolate – The All Consuming Passion


For only the second time in its 90 year history, See’s Candy Stores are temporarily closed due to the threat of Covid-19, and the ignorance of those in government who fail to recognize that the making of chocolate IS an … Continue reading

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Viral Times, Times of Uncertainty


As a physician in the biologic sciences, a lot of my training has involved living with uncertainty, being forced to make decisions affecting patient lives with insufficient information. Yet, faced with our current coronavirus situation, I am as anxious, uncertain, … Continue reading

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Viral Times and Parental Communication


I recently read an article by Mark Agronin in the WSJ discussing why it is so difficult for us to communicate with people, even those we know well: our parents, our children. As it turns out, it’s because words we … Continue reading

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Viral Times and Boyhood Memories


One of the unexpected benefits of these viral times is having time to think about my past. Lots of memories percolate to the surface, but a surprising number of them go way back to the period of my life between … Continue reading

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Viral Times Inspire Haiku Poems


The WSJ recently had an article regarding haiku poems written during the Covid-19 times. Here are some of the responses. My corona Perhaps the most important thing Is that it’s blind to subject and king. We’re all in this one, … Continue reading

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Viral Times Require More Humor


Those of you who have a smile to share, leave a comment, and I’ll look at your site.

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