Monthly Archives: October 2012

The Mets

Aristotle: the man who cornered the market of classification.  Aristotle’s History of Animals classified organisms in relation to a hierarchical “Ladder of Life,” placing them according to complexity of structure and function so that higher organisms showed greater vitality and … Continue reading

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Male Breast Cancer

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Easy Baked Chicken Breasts

What?   They’re breasts!

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The Bridge is Pink

Since I told my colleague about my breast cancer the other day, it has been all I could do not to think about her.  I felt badly.  Here she was probably expecting me to say that I sprained an ankle … Continue reading

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We Need a Cure by 2020

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Telling

I was walking through the lobby in my place of work the other day and saying hello and waving to colleagues coming and going in the busy lunchtime intersection.   As I approached a colleague waiting for her lunch companions, she … Continue reading

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Devil’s Advocate: Hooters Edition

As you know, I’m no fan of the pink.  Before I got cancer I never thought about it.  Didn’t care.  Pink ribbons.  Whatever.  Wanna  buy a pink fanny pack and support breast cancer awareness?  Mmmno.  That all changed when I … Continue reading

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Blog Action Day

In my personal and professional life I am a change agent; I am an activist at heart.  Like you don’t already know that. Be it gender studies, healthcare, progressive politics, access to information, pushing back against intolerance, or making things … Continue reading

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Sunday Pink

Every time you paint your nails pink in October, an angel gets cured of breast cancer.  

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Today is Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day. Not everyone gets to be a survivor. Save your money on ribbons.  Get educated.   METAvivor and Eisai Launch Metastatic Breast Cancer Campaign to Raise Awareness of “The Elephant in the Pink Room” … Continue reading

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