Get started with App.net.

  Sign up now  
johngordon
    I think American physician are beginning a rebellion against "documentation overhead". The depth and breadth of this anger will surprise many. Long predicted, but non-linear so we could not know the time. #w
    johngordon
      ... but more than anything else I've experienced, his special needs situation has given me a great sympathy for life in a culture where bribery works.
      johngordon
        ... Bribery is a marvelous way to work with dysfunctional people and systems. So it would be a perfect match to #1's high school special needs problems. Alas, bribery and systemic dysfunction are mutual reinforcers (positive feedback loop)...
        johngordon
          My son's high school special education would be far easier if his aides and teachers would accept bribes. This is more profound than it sounds. #w
          johngordon
            @clarkgoble @jws My 13 yo daughter advises me to pick an object and stare at it until it goes out of focus, then zone out. She practices this while her parents speak.
            johngordon
              Iraq, Syria, Libya, now Yemen. [mobile.nytimes.com] How much is climate and demographics?
              johngordon
                Paying physicians based on patient outcomes is a great way to make physicians despise their patients. #w
                johngordon
                  @clarkgoble Racism does not respect race.
                  johngordon
                    @mcdemarco I need something like that. @jws
                    johngordon
                      Use any remote with your Apple TV. [thesweetsetup.com] When did Apple add that? Very nice.
                      johngordon
                        I have a guaranteed to be similar dinner meeting coming up in May. My goal is to have that practice setup. A colleague will monitor my facial expressions and flash me signals during the dinner.