this week i

released our examination of the current state of medicare spending among nursing home residents - opportunities for cost savings, decreased hospitalizations, & better workforce coordination.  opening remarks by don berwick - the head of the hhs agency with a larger budget than the department of defense.

wined and dined at the phillips collection.

listened to chopin at the polish embassy.. dvořák at the slovakian embassy..

..and to wooten at the birchmere.

can't beat jim morrison.

would like to introduce you to a future resident of washington dc (in december).

love when the onion gets malthusian.

am astonished by google's never-ending drive to innovate.

learned about a trove of free online mathematics educational videos, from bill gates.

saw the social network with my father. disagree with the reviews, a forgettable movie.

raked his damn leaves.