Mormon Hipsters: How to be Mormon and Not Mormon at the same time

There was a very interesting article in the New York Times yesterday.   It was titled To be Young, Hip, and Mormon.  To be honest, I was a little upset as I read the article, the very premise seemed to be "How to be Mormon and not Mormon at the same time."  Okay, it wasn't … Continue reading Mormon Hipsters: How to be Mormon and Not Mormon at the same time

The Great A.D.D. Debate

There is an interesting article in today's New York Times titled "Drugs to Treat A.D.H.D. Reach the Preschool Set".  Being someone who was diagnosed with A.D.D. in Elementary School, and someone who took Ritalin for seven years before deciding I didn't want to take pills everyday anymore, I had to read this article. The main … Continue reading The Great A.D.D. Debate

The German Example

There is an article I read the other day in the New York Times, The German Example.  It's in the Business and Finance section, and it mostly focuses on what the United States, and the world, can learn from the way that Germany has handled its economy. Of course, I was drawn to the article … Continue reading The German Example

“Safe Injection Sites”: Good Protection Plan, or Perpetrating the Evil?

I read an interesting article today in the New York Times about Vancouver, B.C.'s new plan to counter HIV.  "An H.I.V. Strategy Invites Addicts In". The jist of it is that they have opened a "safe injection site", with trained nurses on staff, where junkies and drug addicts can come, bring their drugs and get … Continue reading “Safe Injection Sites”: Good Protection Plan, or Perpetrating the Evil?