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K Gardner Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jan-06-09 04:56 PM
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3. I'd actually like to hear some serious responses to this VERY GOOD question !!
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  -Who would be a better Surgeon General than Sanjay Gupta? zulchzulu  Jan-06-09 04:55 PM   #0 
  - Gregory House, MD.  Occam Bandage   Jan-06-09 04:56 PM   #1 
  - Please tell us uninformed people who the heck this guy is... and.....  JayMusgrove   Jan-06-09 06:36 PM   #42 
     - .  XemaSab   Jan-06-09 08:37 PM   #63 
        - If this is some media or rock star, I'm sorry, I still have no ideo who  JayMusgrove   Jan-06-09 08:46 PM   #65 
           - Everyone listed is a fictional doctor from a television show.  Occam Bandage   Jan-07-09 01:21 AM   #67 
  - No Dr. Nick?  Gidney N Cloyd   Jan-06-09 04:56 PM   #2 
  - For that matter, no Dr. No or Dr. Evil?  Gidney N Cloyd   Jan-06-09 04:57 PM   #6 
     - Dr. No is the current surgeon general. Keep up!! :)  JenniferZ   Jan-06-09 04:59 PM   #15 
  - I'd actually like to hear some serious responses to this VERY GOOD question !!  K Gardner   Jan-06-09 04:56 PM   #3 
  - We're DU. We don't propose alternatives. nt  Occam Bandage   Jan-06-09 04:57 PM   #9 
  - But the poll was posed humerously, not seriously.  stopbush   Jan-06-09 04:58 PM   #12 
  - I know :-) It's still a damned good question.  K Gardner   Jan-06-09 05:22 PM   #30 
  - Howard Dean (nt)  bigwillq   Jan-06-09 05:11 PM   #23 
  - Imo, Dean would  zidzi   Jan-06-09 07:31 PM   #51 
  - I posted a serious alternative below. Dr. Paul Farmer. nt  moc   Jan-06-09 05:14 PM   #26 
  - I also posted a serious pick below.  Kristi1696   Jan-06-09 05:34 PM   #35 
  - Definitely Dr. House.  JenniferZ   Jan-06-09 04:57 PM   #4 
  - Howie Mandel. He was a TV doc, too, and he's really careful about germs.  Fridays Child   Jan-06-09 04:57 PM   #5 
  - Jenny McCarthy.  Bornaginhooligan   Jan-06-09 04:57 PM   #7 
  - Blago? Burris? Larry David?  stopbush   Jan-06-09 04:57 PM   #8 
  - Zach should be in charge of music. Definitely music.  JenniferZ   Jan-06-09 04:58 PM   #10 
  - This Doctor, why not, he was genetically engineered!  Solon   Jan-06-09 04:58 PM   #11 
  - Other:  MPK   Jan-06-09 04:58 PM   #13 
  - What about Doc Cottle?  JonathanChance   Jan-06-09 07:54 PM   #58 
     - Very true!  MPK   Jan-06-09 08:05 PM   #61 
  - I should have said other  wryter2000   Jan-06-09 04:58 PM   #14 
  - Lance Armstrong.  realpolitik   Jan-06-09 04:59 PM   #16 
  - Dr. Ruth? nt  MADem   Jan-06-09 04:59 PM   #17 
  - Dr. Ruth - and definitely not a "chick"  sandnsea   Jan-06-09 05:00 PM   #18 
  - Other:  Cleita   Jan-06-09 05:01 PM   #19 
  - I have two that I'm torn between  rpannier   Jan-06-09 05:01 PM   #20 
  - Dr. Kapuchnik, the Psychiatrist from the Fusco Brothers comic  slackmaster   Jan-06-09 05:09 PM   #21 
  - My vote for other: Dr. Paul Farmer: Harvard trained physician and founder of Partners in Health  moc   Jan-06-09 05:10 PM   #22 
  - OK, now THAT is an impressive resume and would have been an excellent pick !  K Gardner   Jan-06-09 05:21 PM   #29 
     - You should read the book about him (Mountains Beyond Mountains) which is an excellent read.  moc   Jan-06-09 05:25 PM   #31 
  - If were Dr. Who we'd get a new one every so often.  Gidney N Cloyd   Jan-06-09 05:11 PM   #24 
  - Our own McCamy Taylor!  cbayer   Jan-06-09 05:12 PM   #25 
  - Dr Zoidberg:  Dennis Donovan   Jan-06-09 05:14 PM   #27 
  - Zoidberg for Sturgeon General !!!! n/t  mrone2   Jan-06-09 07:58 PM   #59 
  - Dr. Howard Dean.  librechik   Jan-06-09 05:15 PM   #28 
  - Dr Benway  Bluenorthwest   Jan-06-09 05:27 PM   #32 
  - Damn...beat me to it with Doc Benway  abq e streeter   Jan-06-09 08:50 PM   #66 
  - My vote: Marjorie Bowman, MD, MPA.  Kristi1696   Jan-06-09 05:33 PM   #33 
  - I read something like this, and the other serious pick posted here, and it INFURIATES me as  K Gardner   Jan-06-09 06:41 PM   #43 
     - Totally. Gupta's like the "Sham Wow" of Surgeon Generals...  Kristi1696   Jan-06-09 06:47 PM   #44 
  - Doogie Howser, MD  dbackjon   Jan-06-09 05:33 PM   #34 
  - Nice choice. And his alter ego--  MPK   Jan-06-09 05:37 PM   #37 
  - This guy  Uzybone   Jan-06-09 05:35 PM   #36 
  - Dr. Who, of course  Joanie Baloney   Jan-06-09 05:37 PM   #38 
  - Sanjay Gupta is a fuckwit so pretty much anyone -- you need an "all of the above" option  Stop Cornyn   Jan-06-09 05:39 PM   #39 
  - Leonard "Bones" McCoy, off course  TheKentuckian   Jan-06-09 06:24 PM   #40 
  - He's dead, Jim!  Sebastian Doyle   Jan-06-09 07:28 PM   #50 
  - Howard Dean, M.D.  Fire1   Jan-06-09 06:33 PM   #41 
  - I'm partial to Hawkeye Pierce...  polichick   Jan-06-09 06:48 PM   #45 
  - Dr. Zhivago.  Robeson   Jan-06-09 06:50 PM   #46 
  - House of course  Autumn   Jan-06-09 07:12 PM   #47 
  - Agree! House is not out for PR that's for sure, lol...  Spazito   Jan-06-09 07:15 PM   #48 
  - I watch two  Autumn   Jan-06-09 07:22 PM   #49 
  - If Howard Dean won't take the job, I'm all for Greg House  Sebastian Doyle   Jan-06-09 07:32 PM   #52 
  - Greg House  Sonicmedusa   Jan-06-09 07:34 PM   #53 
  - Doctor Jonathan Katz, Professional Therapist  NoPasaran   Jan-06-09 07:34 PM   #54 
  - Other - Dr. Abby Lockhart  prodn2000   Jan-06-09 07:37 PM   #55 
  - The Holographic Doctor from "Star Trek: Voyager"!  AnnieBW   Jan-06-09 07:37 PM   #56 
  - Oh man, Dr. House would be way better than Gupta. nt  Balderdash   Jan-06-09 07:44 PM   #57 
  - Other: Sponge Bob Square Pants  harun   Jan-06-09 08:00 PM   #60 
  - Howard Dean -  debbierlus   Jan-06-09 08:23 PM   #62 
  - Dr. Demento  brentspeak   Jan-06-09 08:39 PM   #64 
  - How about this doc:  fujiyama   Jan-07-09 03:03 AM   #68 
  - SERIOUSLY!  fingrpik   Jan-07-09 03:56 AM   #69 
 

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