Friday Aug 15
Palm Beach Post
Jeb Bush's opposition to medical marijuana draws rebuke from ACLU
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush's decision to come out against a November ballot proposal making medical marijuana an option for treating a wide range of illnesses drew a quick rebuke from the state's American Civil Liberties Union.
National Review Online
Dying of Thirst is Excruciating Agony
Health writer Larry Bernstein of the Washington Post has written an excruciating column about how awful and painful it is to die by thirst.
How to Use More Than 10 Percent of Your Brain
When I saw the trailer for Lucy , a new thriller starring a superhuman Scarlett Johansson, my first thought was: Yes! Hollywood finally cast a black actor as a neuroscientist! And my second thought was bummer , because that neuroscientist, played by Morgan Freeman, immediately discredits himself: "It is estimated most human beings only use 10 ... (more)