this week i

examined differences between medicare advantage (private) plans and traditional (fee-for-service) medicare by demographics, preventive services, access, quality, cost, and prescription drug coverage. medicare for-profit insurers have moved to the center of the congressional debate, we're hoping to contribute something to that conversation.

updated my word 2003 spell check dictionary.

started reading huffington post more, i've read drudge for years. it's fascinating to watch this battle of interpretation.

couldn't believe the survey of consumer finances still uses ascii for its instrument documentation, ayfk me?

skied to work through blizzard of the season #2. one candidate for public institution decision-making transparency? weather closings. this arbitrary is-the-superintendent-in-a-hot-cocoa-mood crap ain't gonna fly when i'm king. seriously, get a measurement cup and write some rules.