No one wants to face a medical emergency. It’s scary, and could lead to some long-term problems for everyone involved. That does not mean however that you should not be prepared if something terrible does happen. No one expects you to be a doctor, but there are certainly some steps you can take to make [...]
THE BETRAYAL OF THE AMERICAN DREAM - . . . American workers would have loved the chance, as [Schwarzenegger] put it, to weld, paint, design, ship and all the other chores required to help California rebuild its Bay Bridge. But they were not given that opportunity. Nor, does it appear that they will be in the future. U.S. POLICIES ARE IN SUCH DISARRAY THAT POLITICIANS WOULD RATHER CREATE JOBS FOR PEOPLE IN CHINA than for the American worker, even when unemployment is off the charts. . . .
This is one of my favorite books, it really gives you a strong feel for the acid generation in North California, (mid 1960's) Wolfe does a wonderful job portraying the midnset and general demiener of those innvolved