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The Fastest Growing Religion on Earth
Saturday, May 20th, 2017 by Doug Bremner
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genealogyjn-l-j, -l-, jn- n. pl. genealogies 1. A record or table of the descent of a person, family, or group from an ancestor or ancestors; a family tree. 2. Direct descent from an ancestor; lineage or pedigree. 3. The study or investigation of ancestry and family histories. Th... Read more
Malaria Drugs if they Don’t Kill You Will Drive You Crazy
Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017 by Doug Bremner
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Last week the Food and Drug Administration FDA stipulated that a black box warning be put on the label for the anti-malarial drug Larium for possible neurological and psychiatric side effects. The sad truth is that this drug has been driving people nuts for years, as I have writt... Read more
Let Them Eat Ritalin
Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017 by Doug Bremner
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It seems strange that the diagnosis of Attention Deficits Hyperactivity Disorder ADHD been increasing so dramatically over the past few years. Ten per cent of boys in America are prescribed some kind of stimulant for the treatment of ADHD or other mental conditions. The eliminati... Read more
Genealogy Super-Sleuthing
Saturday, April 29th, 2017 by Doug Bremner
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I recently received a comment on my book about genealogy The Fastest Growing Religion on Earth How Genealogy Captured the Hearts and Brains of Americans. Bullocks from the UK Not very sophisticated, sure. I always have problems with people who use the term UK or United Kingdom si... Read more
Genealogy Super-Sleuthing
Thursday, April 27th, 2017 by Doug Bremner
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I recently received a comment on my book about genealogy The Fastest Growing Religion on Earth How Genealogy Captured the Hearts and Brains of Americans. Bullocks from the UK Not very sophisticated, sure. I always have problems with people who use the term UK or United Kingdom si... Read more
The Disabling Effects of Spina Bifida
Thursday, April 27th, 2017 by Doug Bremner
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Tonight Mrs. Bremner and I attended a fund raising event for the Sophies Voice Foundation for Spina Bifida. The actoractress pair Boris Kodjoe and Nicole Parker on behalf of the foundation donated 75,000 to the research program of Dr. Godfrey Oakley, who discovered the link betwe... Read more
Karen Has A Handel On Her Campagin
Thursday, April 27th, 2017 by Doug Bremner
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Karen Handel is the Republican nominee for the congressional seat recently vacated by Tom Price in Georgias 6th Congressional District and the candidate coronated by the Democratic Party, Jon Ossoff. At least this race will be more interesting than the last one. Karen has run for... Read more
Science March Atlanta 2017: Yeah, Facts!
Sunday, April 23rd, 2017 by Doug Bremner
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Yesterday was Earth Day and the Science March in Atlantas Freedom Park. Scientists are getting more involved in politics, myself included, since the crap hit the fan with the last election and the ushering in of a bunch of science and climate change denialists. Youd think things ... Read more
My Parents Are Obsessed With Dead People
Thursday, April 20th, 2017 by Doug Bremner
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from The Fastest Growing Religion on Earth How Genealogy Captured America. On September 27, 2006, Curious wrote the following letter to advice columnist Cary Tennis on salon.com Dear Cary, My parents are obsessed with dead people. No, not ghosts. Genealogy. They are baby boomers ... Read more
Bridge Collapse: How are You Getting to Work Today, Bob Gray?
Friday, March 31st, 2017 by Doug Bremner
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Last night for anyone whos been asleep for the last day the I-85 bridge collapsed blocking both North and Southbound traffic for 225,000 people who cross it every day to go to work in Atlanta or travel through the South. That means commuters in Johns Creek, Roswell, Alpharetta, M... Read more
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