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Patient’s Nightmares Confirmed: DATA BREACH at CHS

August 18, 2014 From CNN Money Community Health Systems (CHS), which operates 206 hospitals across the United States, announced on Monday that hackers recently broke into its computers and stole data on 4.5 million patients. Well, this confirms anyone's concern over of physician's offices and hospitals moving to...

Give Good Face: What Your Profile Picture Says about You

August 16, 2014 An ad for PhotoFeeler came across my Twitter feed which I found rather intriguing, since I've been conducting a very unscientific study of my own profile pictures.  It started as more of a joke with a friend to see if certain pictures would...

Winners of the Weak (August 10-16 2014) Top Fraud Stories

August 16, 2014 Accidents happen except when egos get in the way and someone dies, manners are missed when a World Wide President is too busy to meet a Congresswoman, The DOJ perpetuates a pathological lie to pat themselves on the back while unethically enforcing the...

Real Housewives & Whistleblower Make Strange Bedfellows

August 15, 2014 I was recently catching up with an old friend from my former industry of medical device and our conversation turned to "Did you hear about the new guy on RHONJ, he worked for Cell Pharmaceuticals and was a whistleblower; but, was awarded $2.8...

Awareness without Action Will Fall Flat-#GetActive

August 14, 2014 Chris Pratt does the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge the best:   Well we know Zuckerberg was all wet-but wow does he  not have any friends that he poured the water on himself? (Worst wet t-shirt contest ever) I wasn't quite sure the ALS ice bucket challenge  was going...

Support The Helping Family in Mental Health Crisis Act

August 12, 2014 Sadly, each celebrity suicide sparks concern of copycats happening.  Listen, if people who seemingly have it all like Robin Williams (money, fame, respect across industries, millions of real fans (not purchased)) this could understandably be a trigger for many in less of a...

Work From Home/Don’t Work From Home: Get Paid By Government Either Way!

August 11, 2014 Turns out the U.S. Patent Office had a stellar work from home program which didn't actually require any work but employees collected paychecks as high as $148,000 a year.  And it's a good thing whistleblowers (multiple) uncovered the colossal waste of our tax dollars (not...

Filler Frauds: From Fraps to Face

August 11, 2014 Quartz Did you know that coffee can have fillers like corn, potato flour, soybeans, or brown sugar, among other fillers?   Ground coffee is typically tested by taste, smell, or a gander under a microscope—hardly the level of sophistication you’d expect for the world’s second-most-traded commodity. But researchers in Brazil,...

Tony Stewart & The Sociopathic Business Model™

August 10, 2014 From The New York Times: Tony Stewart, a three-time Nascar champion, was moonlighting Saturday night. He had gone back to his racing roots for a few hours, competing in a local dirt-track event at Canandaigua Motorsport Park in upstate New York, bumping and grinding...