Archive for June, 2009

As expected, private insurance companies nibbling away at public health care. No surprise here. No one really expects tigers not to eat meat. The insurer’s behavior is totally expected, normal, and natural for what they are, which are large private companies attempting to maximize profits on a model of “insurance” that cannot and never has […]


By which I don’t actually mean “converting to Buddhism” (though as I get older I seem to become “more zazen, less anything else”), but rather “dramatically overhauling my ownership of large piles of crap.” This is something I have wanted to do since I got out of undergrad, but since I’d consigned myself to three […]