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About justgngr

the ramblings of a medical professional by day, judgmental ginger by night


Can’t say I’ve ever had a patient do this before… thank god… Many thanks to BosGuy for this someecard Advertisements

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Remembering Oliver Sacks

Every so often, someone well known passes away and collectively we think “wow, the world lost a really important voice today.” The most recent losses that conjure that feeling, for me at least, were Robin Williams and Maya Angelou – … Continue reading

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One day you’ve got this fully developed life, and the next day, nothing. You had to rethink everything about your existence. Our lives were ordered before. Then it was utter chaos. Trying to make sense of the chaos was comforting. … Continue reading

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All I can say is that this is pretty much 100% true… with very few exceptions. Substitute alcohol for coffee and this also applies.

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Give me an Oscar or Golden Globe…

The opposite of “I speak my mind because it hurts to bite my tongue.”

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It’s a long article, but David Blight writes an interesting article about how 150 years later, America is still fighting a cultural war and grappling to learn the lessons of its own Civil War.  There are parts that I found … Continue reading

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The second bedroom and the bottom drawer, you never open! I could never be anyone’s sponsor… because I would just say fuck it, you can stop drinking tomorrow!

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