Here’s a sobering thought to consider for millions and millions of Americans about to be denied coverage: The Affordable Care Act (“ACA” or “Obamacare”) was the conservative health care plan, fulfilling all major conservative principles. That is why they have never been able to craft an alternative—at least one that works. Show More Summary
Here's the sobering truth: Around half the species on Earth today could disappear by middle of the century, unless we humans can tackle climate change and slow our population growth. Read moregs | Comments
WASHINGTON (AP) — A sobering report to governors about the potential consequences of repealing the Obama-era health care law warns that federal spending cuts probably would create funding gaps for states and threaten many people with...Show More Summary
A sobering report to governors warns that federal spending cuts probably would create funding gaps for states and threaten many people with the loss of insurance coverage. Continue reading ? The post Report warns of state money fallout from health law repeal appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
The Omaha Oracle offers sobering and uplifting thoughts.
Alex Gross’ new show at Corey Helford Gallery offers a wry yet sobering look at the nature of personal identity and relationships.
Wall Streeters tomorrow will read Warren Buffett’s annual letter urging them to soberly invest in undervalued stocks with sturdy businesses. Then many will ignore his advice and join next week’s frenzy to snap up shares of Snapchat parent Snap Inc. Show More Summary
Adrien Broner is high... off life, telling TMZ Sports he's a responsible partier now... "I don't drink no more." We talked to Broner on his way out of Hollywood hot spot Le Jardin... and as AB says, "y'all usually used to me coming out the club…
By Alejandra Hamel After completing my first stint in rehab a year ago, I came to a BIGVISION event for the first time. I was really nervous walking into an event where a lot of people already knew each other. Many already felt more comfortable socializing sober and didn’t feel like newbies in the recovery … Continued
Americans are driving more – and worse – every year. Is new technology to blame, or is it motorists?
I was in a bar last night. A grimy, gross bar –- the kind of bar where you’d shudder to see daylight hit the upholstery. I went to use the bathroom and my first thought was that I can’t BELIEVE I used to do cocaine off those surfaces. Now that I have eight years clean and sober, I am able to go to bars on occasion. Show More Summary
"Donald Trump's phone buddy has gained a reputation for telling it like it isn't." Trump is clearly lost, and making decisions without a roadmap. The president needs some sober advisors. "Unfortunately, he's talking to some jerk named Alex Jones," "Late Show" host Stephen Colbert opened on Wednesday. Show More Summary
This is Sober Podcast Episode #179 for my weekly sober podcast series. We all have a negative voice in our head, that says things like “this bad thing is going to be like this forever.” So if everyone has that voice, it turns out that pouring alcohol on it makes it louder. Much louder. Thanks to […]
“Donald Trump spoke over the weekend about the sobering news about a recent attack on one of our allies, Sweden,” Stephen Colbert said as he opened Late Show on President’s Day. “Tragically, Sweden is the third not-a-terrorist attack that has not shocked the world last month,” Colbert said somberly. Show More Summary
A fairly recent article in the Journal of Pediatrics is both intriguing and sobering. It is intriguing because it lays bare something we don’t talk much about or teach our students. It is sobering because it describes the potential harm that can come from it — harm I have personally witnessed. The issue is overdiagnosis, […]
Future First Aid Who said medical first aid kits had to look sober. Had to be designed a certain way? Well whoever did, didn’t tell the Robot Devil Company,...
A sobering thought from the Economist: Of 8.7 million different tacks that sold at least one copy (last year), 96 percent sold fewer than 100 copies and 40 percent – 3.5 million tracks – were purchased just once. (This) does not include the many songs on offer that have never sold a single copy, Spotify […]
Over the last few months the University of North Dakota’s campus has absorbed the sobering reality that we will need to undergo another round of budget reductions. As with anything like this, there is much flailing, wringing of hands, gnashing of teeth, and slashing away at campus institutions like a drunken pirate in a beer… Read More ?
Becoming sober is hard enough, but assimilating yourself into a new life can be daunting in more ways than one.