Monthly Archives: February 2013

Rich People

I live in a great area, but it’s a very expensive area, and I am not a rich person. However, within a block or two of me there are many rich people. This allows me an occasional glimpse into how … Continue reading

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Ugly Duckling

My one and only blog fan sent me this story. He thought it might be good blog fodder and I agree. Thanks Uncle John! http://m.yahoo.com/w/ygo-frontpage/lp/story/us/3029811/coke.bp%3B_ylt=Aliy.oPO3vHJadiopGje0nex.tw4%3B_ylu=X3oDMTFzcWJob2tmBGNwb3MDMgRjc2VjA21vYmlsZS10ZARpbnRsA3VzBHBrZwNpZC0zMDI5ODExBHBvcwMyBHNsawNpbWFnZQ–?ref_w=frontdoors&view=today&.intl=US&.lang=en&.tsrc=yahoo It seems a snaggle-toothed smile is all the rage in Japan. This article struck me … Continue reading

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Gorillas

Today on NPR I heard a story about an attention researcher at Harvard Medical School. This fellow, Trafton Drew, tested how radiologists focus when they are looking for something specific. Drew took, “a picture of a man in gorilla suit … Continue reading

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D

“Vitamin D Linked to Lower Caries Rates”, is the headline that caught my eye in, “Dentistry Today” February 2013 edition. It turns out that vitamin D is undeniably important for keeping bones healthy, but it’s role in preventing cavities is … Continue reading

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