Well, yes, within the united states it has to meet FDA you've gotta meet FDA standards. This is not the only example of something that is entirely possible to do safely, but will be held back until regulation catches up. Same can be said for lots of things in medicine (it'd be a lot less expensive to do a video… » 9/18/14 4:21pm 9/18/14 4:21pm

It may never be a particularly rare classic, but it's certainly a cult car that's loved by lots of people who are (financially speaking) slumming a little bit by driving one. Lots of people drive Miatas who could just as easily be driving something that costs ten times as much. For a guy earning decent money that… » 9/18/14 11:51am 9/18/14 11:51am

You can push on the screen of your smartphone and probably deform it enough to make the LCD go all wibbly wobbly. Depending on the glass and particularly on how the surface is treated, glass can bend anywhere from "woah, I can see it bending a little!" to "holy shit". And bending is a really nice property in a… » 9/17/14 8:10am 9/17/14 8:10am

There's also the problem that hospitals are huge and need to operate relatively openly internally. Providers, coder, patients themselves, etc all need to have pretty wide open access to this stuff. The emphasis is on audit trails and such to make sure no one violates HIPAA, but with thousands of people all with… » 9/03/14 12:18pm 9/03/14 12:18pm

Can't say enough good stuff about the whole Henry Ford complex. I've been going since I was a kid, and my wife and I have been members for years. I take the kids there in the winter probably every other week, because it's a huge indoor space to run around in. In spite of having gone dozens upon dozens of times, I… » 8/27/14 11:49am 8/27/14 11:49am

Blah blah snow tires blah. We got over a hundred inches last year and I didn't have any issues in a Miata or E36. Up where my parents are in northern michigan, my dad got through a 220 inch season in an E39. » 8/27/14 7:48am 8/27/14 7:48am