Daily Archives: August 7, 2008

I don’t get it

Only 40 percent of U.S. adults tested for HIV – AIDS- msnbc.com

So? Seriously, how many US adults really need AIDS tests? Most Americans really aren’t at risk for HIV, and testing them is a waste of time, resources, and money.

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Larry passes the buck

Bus riders, transit advocates ask Mayor Langford for help- al.com

And what does he say? He says that the state needs to give the transit system money so they can get matching funds from the feds, and that he’ll look into getting money from the city budget to cover shortfalls if he can look at the transit authority’s finances, and that poor people should just get Escalades like him and ask the state to pay for their gas.