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Cousin Dupree

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Little Donnie, the guy with the vocabulary of a 4 year old, really gave it to his critics today:

“To me, it’s a dirty word, the word impeachment. It’s a dirty, filthy disgusting word. “
Translation: you poopie heads say bad words. Bad, bad, poopie heads. I hate you!
Posted by Cousin Dupree | Thu May 30, 2019, 12:14 PM (7 replies)

Pain

About 20 years ago the medical community began focusing more intently on assessment and treatment of patients’ pain. The 0-10 pain scale became a common assessment tool. About the same time the JCAHO (the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations) required assessment of pain as part of routine patient/provider interaction. Pain was considered “the 5th vital sign”. In fact, in 2000 Congress declared the next decade the decade of pain and improved pain management.
Now we have the opioid epidemic and many people are being under-treated. I am distressed at the number of family and friends who are suffering and are being denied prescriptions for pain medications whatsoever. They are told to take Ibuprofen (Motrin) or Tylenol which are ineffective for them.Someone I know who is in severe pain and waiting for orthopedic surgery was told, “I won’t prescribe pain meds for you. Compliments of the opioid epidemic”.
I know this is a complex problem with no easy solution. But it appears that the medical community, after years of focusing so much on pain assessment and relief, has now washed its hands of these poor people. Chronic pain is horrible to live with. This pendulum swing in the other direction is not the answer. This will not turn out well.
Posted by Cousin Dupree | Fri May 17, 2019, 09:27 PM (18 replies)

Meanwhile, in Alabama

Posted by Cousin Dupree | Wed May 15, 2019, 09:44 AM (2 replies)

This jerk has no regard for our country. The last line of this report from the LA Times:

“Trump later told reporters that he and Putin did not discuss potential Russian meddling in the 2020 election”. I’D LIKE TO KNOW WHY NOT????????

https://www.latimes.com/politics/la-na-pol-trump-putin-mueller-report-venezuela-north-korea-20190503-story.html
Posted by Cousin Dupree | Fri May 3, 2019, 04:52 PM (3 replies)

Chris Mathews is on my last nerve. First he makes the remark that trump will be around for

2-6 more years. I don’t want to hear that shit!
Then he reads something on the prompter about Sri Lamka and instead of pronouncing Sri, he reads the letters S.R.I. And then says, “what is S.R.I ?”
Unprofessional. Sloppy. Way beyond his past due date.
Posted by Cousin Dupree | Mon Apr 22, 2019, 07:59 PM (12 replies)

Watching man on the street interviews of Republicans on MSNBC.

These people parrot what they’re told. And sorry to say this, but not too bright. How discouraging.
Posted by Cousin Dupree | Fri Apr 19, 2019, 11:35 AM (18 replies)

Catholic churches are being desecrated in France. Attempted arson at St Sulpice occurred Sunday

https://www.newsweek.com/spate-attacks-catholic-churches-france-sees-altars-desecrated-christ-statue-1370800
Posted by Cousin Dupree | Wed Apr 17, 2019, 11:37 AM (1 replies)

Now he's an expert in fire-fighting too Has a solution for everything. He's a genius!

Posted by Cousin Dupree | Mon Apr 15, 2019, 06:58 PM (2 replies)

President Miller. President Miller. President Miller.

Maybe if we say it enough we can get him fired.
Posted by Cousin Dupree | Mon Apr 8, 2019, 10:38 AM (7 replies)

It was Mueller's job to decide. And he didn't.

From an email that TPM received from a reader:

“We’ve credited him (Mueller) with far more moral rectitude than he has actively shown. ..........
It is inexplicable that he deferred the question to “the politicals” especially in light of Barr’s well-known opposition to any obstruction charge. Imagine a judge in a criminal or civil matter saying “fuck if I know” “.
Josh Marshall has a different take on this but I agree with the email writer.


https://talkingpointsmemo.com/edblog/who-is-bob-mueller-what-is-he-doing
Posted by Cousin Dupree | Sun Apr 7, 2019, 12:26 PM (8 replies)
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