the *real* news is ignored, or glossed over, within 30 secs. The "fluff" gets the majority of the attention span of the talking heads... ratings and "share"...
end of 'nother mini-rant.
Originally Posted by jmail
It reminds me of the song Dirty Laundry by Don Henley-
I make my living off the Evening News
Just give me something-something I can use
People love it when you lose,
They love dirty laundry
Well I coulda been an actor, but I wound up here
I just have to look good, I don't have to be clear
Come and whisper in my ear
Give us dirty laundry
Our band used to try to do that a-way-a-back-a-when... unfortunately, no one could sing it like the original... lol
There was a discussion on the Sjogren's site about somatization disorders. They were concerned that this could make it easier for docs to label people like us as having a mental disorder. We already have enough problems with being told that "it's all in your head" or that we're just "drug-seeking".
Here's the link to the article that they were discussing:
How do you feel?