Archive for July 12th, 2007

Page Got a "Better Deal"

I haven’t seen the need to say a whole lot in the aftermath of Elijah Page’s execution last night. I take no joy in his death, but do feel gratitude that justice was finally served, if 6+ years overdue. I did, however, come across a story and a quote worth drawing attention to. It’s from […]

Generation Rx

GUEST COLUMN By Ralph Hatcher, M.D. The news of the arrest of former vice-president Al Gore’s son highlights a drug problem that has largely remained below the threshold of a major national concern. That is, abuse of prescription drugs in America. Most notably, these include Vicodin ®, Lortab®, Xanax®, Valium®, Oxycontin®, and Darvocet®. Several of […]

Please Don’t Confuse This Story With Terri Schiavo

GUEST COLUMN By Bobby Schindler One can’t help but wonder if perhaps the mainstream media is feeling a growing sense of uneasiness regarding Terri’s death. In the two years since my sister died I have witnessed an increasing determination on their part to convince the public that she was “hopeless” and in a persistent vegetative […]