So what color ribbon will this get?

October 17th, 2007

Staph infection deaths may rival those of AIDS.

Of course, viagra generic cialis drug-resistant staph infection won’t get its own snappy advocacy group, best cialis case colored ribbon or marathon.

That’s because it doesn’t have a built-in grievance group like AIDS and breast cancer do.

And if you think (like I do) that politics play too big a role in determining which diseases get funding now, wait until healthcare is actually run by the politicians.

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4 Comments Add your own

  • 1. BobG  |  October 17th, 2007 at 11:48 am

    None of the diseases get a ribbon until some “celebrity” demands that there be an “______ Awareness Month”, then they can start selling ribbons to it.

  • 2. capper  |  October 17th, 2007 at 8:31 pm

    What color? Gang-green?

    I know it’s bad, but I’m tired.

  • 3. Elliot  |  October 17th, 2007 at 9:08 pm

    Not up to your usual standard, but that’s OK. I’m beat, too.

  • 4. From Where I Sit » &hellip  |  October 22nd, 2007 at 2:31 pm

    […] this blog this weekend and it seems to correspond to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel including this post in Sunday’s Best of the Blogs […]

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