Is America a Democracy?

…democracies have ever been spectacles of turbulence and contention; have ever been found incompatible with personal security or the rights of property; and have in general been as short in their lives as they have been violent in their deaths. The “Father of the Constitution”, James Madison, Federalist # 10

The Wonders of Universal Healthcare

When I was in Panama City, my doctor suspected that I had developed sleep apnea. The NHS says: Sleep apnea (AP-ne-ah) is a common disorder in which you have one or more pauses in breathing or shallow breaths while you sleep. Breathing pauses can last from a few seconds to minutes. They often occur 5…

¡Viva la Revolución!

Wisdom shares many characteristics with virology… The human body is under assault at a cellular level by millions of viruses every day. Most of these little bugs are not successful in locating a method of entry to a cell but when they find a cell with the proper receptor, they can bind themselves to the…