|"Microbe Hunters" With A Modern Sensibility, "The Remedy" Examines Germ Theory's Scientific Origin And Social Diffusion
- Goetz’s easy familiarity with medicine suffuses the pages of The Remedy, a thoughtful, patient, ultimately fascinating account of the struggle of 19th century science, and society, to come to grips with the germ theory of illness, and develop new technologies to take on one of humanity’s oldest scourges, tuberculosis.
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:39:00 -0400
|Down 0-2, Blackhawks Tickets Have Lowest Premium To Regular Season In NHL Playoffs
- Last season, the Blackhawks overcame a two-game deficit to defeat the Red Wings to win the Stanley Cup for the 2nd time in three years. If they’re going to repeat, they’ll have to do it again, this time against the St. Louis Blues. Last season, the Blackhawks were the number [...]
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 23:39:00 -0400
|The Tax Court Didn't Repeal Attorney-Client Privilege
- No, the Tax Court didn’t repeal attorney-client privilege. Libertarians seem to have needed a Tax Day story, and they found it in the selective reading of a sensible Tax Court opinion based on settled law. The republic is safe. Get a grip. The court merely said that attorney-client privilege [...]
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 23:10:00 -0400
|U.S. Ranks 94th Of 100 Tax Systems; What Slovakia Could Teach IRS
- U.S. Tax System Ranks 94th of 100, and Even Tax Administration Seems Lagging. What Can We Learn From Abroad?
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 23:03:00 -0400