A 24-year-old model who nearly died after testing positive for toxic shock syndrome (TSS) is suing the tampon manufacturer as well as the grocery store where she purchased them in the hopes of raising awareness and changing the packaging’s warning label.
This wasn’t supposed to happen. Most of the government experts — and many private investors, too — bought into the “peak oil” nonsense and the forecasts of fuel prices continuing to rise as we depleted the oil from the Earth’s crust. Oil was expected to stay way over $100 a barrel and potentially soon hit $200 a barrel. National Geographic infamously advertised on its cover in 2004: “The End of Cheap Oil.”
A majority of American employees who work fewer than 40 hours per week are women. This means the employer mandate in Obamacare, which has resulted in reduced hours (and reduced pay) for many of these workers, disproportionately harms women.
"This statement is pathetically unworthy of a high school physics project much less of an organisation of physicists whose hallmark ought to be quantitative analysis, not an ignorant ideological polemic like this that tramples the scientific method."
States with these onerous laws report fewer beds for patients, fewer magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) tests offered to patients, and a lower-than-would-be-expected number of computed tomography (CT) scans provided for patients.
Freud’s message, warped to be sure by oversimplification, became profoundly subversive. Dalrymple explains: “That desire, if not fulfilled, will lead to pathology makes self-indulgence man’s highest goal. It is a kind of treason to the self, and possibly to others, to deny oneself anything.” The author quotes one of his patients, a murderer: “I had to kill her, doctor, or I don’t know what I would have done.”