Monthly Archives: February 2013

SPAMBOT GOT IN

Sorry for all of you not being able to comment or use the site. I inadvertently uploaded a spam bug on the Mars v. Venus thinking post and it caused the site to seize up. It took 24 hours to get the … Continue reading

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New medical coding: Out with the old: Amputation; in with new: Detachment

Here is a change veterans should be aware of:  The VHA, like all health care stakeholders, is implementing the Tenth Revision of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-10).  The government-wide conversion deadline is 10/14. The ICD-10 is far larger and … Continue reading

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VA GUN SCARE– IT’S A CONSPIRACY

Every time I get one of these in the mail, I immediately digest the entire website to make sure I’m not being inveigled into promoting some goofball “Holes in the Poles” theory about where the aliens park all their spaceships … Continue reading

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VETS DYING WAITING FOR BENEFITS MORE FREQUENTLY

Yowsers. From Membress Shawn who is Law Bob’s girl Friday, we are showered with these two sad articles. VA promised us something when they set up shop two hundred years ago. They aren’t performing for anyone but themselves. You notice … Continue reading

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C-123s AND AGENT ORANGE PHASE II

I received this in the pipeline from the $1,23 crowd.  I refer to the second generation of Air Force Nasty Guard and Irregulars who were handed the old RANCH HAND C-123 Providers after the war. The list doesn’t stop there. … Continue reading

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THE CIGARETTE POLICE

Once upon a time in sunny southern Orlando (1994), the Nod Family made their second pilgrimage to Disneyland. Unaware at that point of the growing dragon within me, I still drank and smoked. One of my enduring joys was to savor the … Continue reading

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WIRELESS TECHNOLOGY

A bird’s view of wireless tech via Law Bob:

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CAN’T WE ALL JUST GET ALONG?

Remember poor old Rodney King down in LA? That started a riot of epic proportions that Los Angelites will long remember. The plaint was to quell the populace and coax Pandora back into her box if at all possible. In … Continue reading

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VA PTSD SUICIDE STATISTICS FOR 2012

Hot off the press. Find out who, where and when. The why is pretty much a foregone conclusion.  A big thank you to Bob for this one. Perhaps this will also help in spotting trends that develop geographically or by … Continue reading

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IHOP IS RUNNING A SPECIAL ON SENIORS

From whom else but the Tomster So is the Big Bear car wash Get an additional 5% off by showing your VA card.

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