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Review: The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer

The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer by Siddhartha Mukherjee My rating: 5 of 5 stars A truly beautiful book about what is certainly a terrible and often terrifying collection of illnesses. Our family, like almost all families, … Continue reading

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Yup, I live in a small town

The lead front page headline in last week’s issue of our (weekly) local newspaper? Stalled train tangles traffic on Thursday Yup. That’s what passes for news in our happy little world. The train had brake problems and ended up parked … Continue reading

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