Category Archives: The Facts of Life

Serious dearth of doctors projected for the US. But no worries: lots of new MBAs

From Harper’s Index: Percentage increase since 2002 in medical schools offering dual MD/MBA programs: 131 Minimum projected shortage, by 2034, in the number of primary care physicians in the United States: 17,800.

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I wish to report a hoarder. And a hero

This has to do with my favorite yoghurt. I’ve named it before in these pages. I will not name it again because of that hoarder. I buy my yoghurt at Fairway. Two weeks ago (my computer breakdown elided my life … Continue reading

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How to identify a psychopath

By his casual comments. Today, the Daily News published its popular feature, a column called Justice Story, which goes into the archives to bring out decades-old real life mysteries and mayhem. Today, the story concerned a young man, 23, brought … Continue reading

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