Archive for September 1st, 2009

James Kahn on Health Care Reform

Tuesday, September 1st, 2009

Jay Kahn is a friend in Santa Barbara. He is a physician working in an emergency room there. He participated in a conservative sponsored town hall meeting on health care and has written a report on it. It’s posted here with his permission.

On Monday, August 24, I engaged in a debate on health care reform at a Town Hall meeting sponsored by the Vandeventer Group.  The audience, though civil, was often hostile, and intimidated me into silence on a few occasions.  When it was over I ended up feeling that I’d left things unsaid, which I’d like to clarify now. (more…)

August Christmas

Tuesday, September 1st, 2009

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I was in the Temecula Costco yesterday. August 31, it’s 104 degrees outside (that’s 40 for you Celsius people). And what do I find inside? The very first Christmas display. Oh, get real people – I’m not ready for this.