It's taken me 64 years to realize I have been right about most things in life. Having been raised in an "objective and self critical" environment where neutrality and impassivity weigh supreme, I have unfortunately held my tongue before "smarter and wiser folks". How foolish of me! What a loss I foisted on my fellow physicians. I have come to realize our politicians, by the time they are elected to high office are hopelessly mired in their lobbyist contributions, our bureaucracy functions to self replicate and expand, and planning costs far more than doing.
In fact just today I was reading iHealthbeat, a publication of the Californa Health Care Foundation, an article by