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Lies, damn lies, and statistics- the reality of the uninsured

“There are three kinds of lies: lies, damn lies, and statistics”                                                                 Benjamin Disraeli   I’ve said it before and I will say it again, statistics on the uninsured in the U.S. are a classic case of the adage about lies, damn lies, and statistics. A recent article in the ... Read More »

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Graveyards And Mardi Gras

Graveyards and Mardi Gras, unbelievably, they go hand and hand. Looking at my pasty white skin and tendency to wear black t-shirts you’d think I’m looking to relive my youth by being Goth, I assure you I’m not. A visit to a graveyard can be a window into the past, ... Read More »

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Twenty years of House Calls comes to an end at last

“This is the way the world ends. Not with a bang but a whimper”                                                                                 T.S. Elliot   To be fair, it really isn’t the end of the world but it is the end of something that has been a big part of my life for over twenty years. I ... Read More »

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Fake News, in our own Greenwood Cemetery!

Having written about Orlando’s historic Greenwood Cemetery in the past, I was familiar with the layout of the property but, during a recent Moonlight Walking Tour, I found out there is much more to this treasure than acreage. (I’ll get to the fake news part later.) Owned and operated by ... Read More »

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Once Again Weighing In On Local Traffic

“Perception is reality“, I’ve heard this proclaimed in more meetings than I’d care to count, and I’ve heard it enough that it has almost become….. reality. The reality of Orlando traffic is that it can be dangerous, as we discussed last October. Earlier this week, I came across this Apopka ... Read More »

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