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Archive for April, 2004

The Binary Mind and Why I Have So Many Issues with Bush

Posted: Friday, April 9th, 2004 @ 6:35 pm in General | Comments Off

Over the past few weeks, my blog has morphed into a Bush-bashing fiesta, and I feel I need to explain this a bit. I am undeniably a regular Democrat voter, and my voice is easily lost in the noise on all of these issues. However, there is one important point I feel has not been [...]

Partial Truth In Advertising and the Condom Wrapper

Posted: Friday, April 2nd, 2004 @ 5:20 pm in Policy | Comments Off

The Bush administration wants to add warnings to condom wrappers indicating that condoms may not prevent Human Papillomavirus (HPV). Needless to say, health experts are having a very hard time trying to fit a scientifically correct version of that complicated viewpoint on a condom wrapper. Yes, condoms don’t prevent HPV per se. So let’s ignore [...]