They Didn't Ask Me (dr_phil_physics) wrote,
They Didn't Ask Me

  • Mood:

More Eloquent Than I Can Say

Re That Public Option Thing

My friend therinth Erin from WOTF XXIV is a burn nurse in Real Life. She has a comment today about TV medicine and how far that is from Real Life -- and in particular, how such things may color the health care debate for some people.

My comment on her LJ entry: "Just as I can "enjoy" SF movies where the science-y part derails two minutes into the story, I can enjoy medical and legal shows -- even when I know damned well that it doesn't work that way.

"Having said that, I am so going to link this to Facebook and my LJ. I'm only sorry that my few readers mostly agree with us about the health care options. One does tire preaching to the choir...

"Well said, Erin!"

I cannot think of anything else to say at the moment.

Dr. Phil
Tags: government, health, medicine, rants

  • Slow Food

    This flu started out with a stomach upset. And roughly ended with same. Today was the first day I ate a meal without feeling bad. Of course, the…

  • blergh...

    Long weekend. Friday and Saturday night, little sleep. Sunday morning I emailed Mrs. Dr. Phil at 6:20am not to bother to come in. I wouldn't be any…

  • House Arrest

    Well, we're in lockdown mode here at Fuller due to the flu. They did nasal swabs and the first results were negative save for one. But it sounds like…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.