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June 30, 2016
by Dan Pearson
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Our 10th Anniversary Issue!!!

ShareIssue #1, dated July 1, 2006, was 240 issues ago. 24 issues per year x 10 equals 240. That makes this issue #241, the first issue of our second decade. Even though we use a fair amount of ink talking … Continue reading

June 14, 2016
by Dan Pearson
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Here’s a PSA

ShareIt’s kind of amazing how lethal speed can be. And how ineffective it is in getting people to their destinations quicker. Seconds may count in basketball, but in real life getting to work or home or to the store 30 … Continue reading

March 15, 2016
by Dan Pearson
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Best headline ever

ShareIndeed, as it states below, we are not too proud to beg. The quest? Once upon a time, the Medical Examiner regularly ran stories written by readers, detailing their assorted medical adventures. Some were hilarious. Others absolutely tragic. The feature … Continue reading

January 5, 2016
by Dan Pearson
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Check out this week’s PSA

ShareIt’s the true story of a young down-under physician in New South Wales, a jogger in Los Angeles, a cantankerous old lady half a world away, an unborn baby and an unfit driver, and how their lives all intertwine with … Continue reading

December 29, 2015
by Dan Pearson
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The PSA of the Week

ShareBlizzards. Flooding. Mud. Snow. Ice. Slippery conditions. You need this Public Service Announcement, courtesy of The Art of Manliness. But even more than this, you need to drive carefully. The best way to get your car unstuck, after all, is … Continue reading

September 4, 2015
by Dan Pearson
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Ladies and gentlemen, start your reading.

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August 18, 2015
by Dan Pearson
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Driving time is dead time

ShareSo why not use it to catch up on phone calls, right? Wellllll… even though you’re probably already doing it regularly (driving and talking on the phone, that is), you might want to rethink that after watching this little Mythbusters … Continue reading

August 11, 2015
by Dan Pearson
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PSA of the Week

ShareThis infographic boils down to people saying this: texting while driving is a problem when other people do it. Unfortunately, that’s not how it works. It’s a problem when anyone does it – and lots of people are doing it. … Continue reading

July 24, 2015
by Dan Pearson
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3 BOYS DIE

ShareI hope you’ll read at least this issue’s cover story. It contains a message we all need to read. On June 1, three boys were killed in a violent collision that police say happened when both vehicles involved ran a … Continue reading

June 9, 2015
by Dan Pearson
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AUTO CORRECT (get it?)

ShareTexting and driving is illegal. So that’s put a complete stop to it, right? Hahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahaha. LOL! That is so funny! This is a great PSA from das people at Volkswagen. Good job, AutoCorrect!