Sunday, August 23, 2009

Robin Williams talks about his aortic valve replacement: (Thanks, to Dr. Wes at

Wednesday, August 19, 2009

New favorite fountain pen, 77¢:

Sunday, August 16, 2009

"We have contests in which we decide who is the most beautiful woman in the world... We should be able to have a World's Most Perfect Kidney contest." -- David Cronenberg, in Aphrodites of the Operating Theater: La Specola Museum of Natural History of the University of Florence, BoingBoing.

Friday, August 14, 2009

Someone please prove me wrong: A table of the benefits of common medical therapies (aspirin, statins, etc.) DOESN'T EXIST.

Sunday, August 2, 2009

Ben Franklin in the NYT Pursuit of Happiness Blog (