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Down the Drain

My “favorite” government entity is the National Institutes of Health and its never-ending creativity when it comes to wasting the taxpayers’ money. It’s no surprise that cocaine use is linked to increased risky sexual behavior.  So, why is the NIH still wanting to study the correlation between the two?  Hell if I know.  But they […]

Down the Drain

Well, those crazy kids over at the National Institutes of Health are at it again. They want to encourage people to take an online survey about their understanding of “biomedical HIV prevention research,” so they’re mailing out two $1 dollar bills to thousands of Americans.  This is costing us, the taxpayers, $336,666 annually and the […]

Down the Drain

Well, my favorite black hole of government waste, the National Institutes of Health, is at it again. Our federal government helped fund a study that examined what effect a gay man’s penis size has on his sex life and general well-being.  I won’t get into the specific findings, but if anyone is interested, you can […]


As far as I’m concerned, diversity training is like spam.  Too many people get and nobody wants it. I recently read that the U.S. Agriculture Department has hired a consulting firm to advise it on “diversity” matters.  Agriculture Secretary, Tom Vilsack has “taken a number of actions to make his department more sensitive to civil […]


Recently, I’ve been seeing headlines on my web page regarding the National Institutes of Health (“NIH”) and its activities.  It seems like there was a whole lot going on with sex and drugs so I figured I’d check it out because it all sounded far more interesting than Elena Kagan’s confirmation hearings. The NIH is […]