“Republicans in Congress were going so far as to say an employer should be able to have a say in the health care decisions of its female employees.
“And I’m always puzzled by this. This is a party that says it prides itself on being rabidly anti-regulation. These are folks who claim to believe in freedom from government interference and meddling. But it doesn’t seem to bother them when it comes to women’s health.” —President Obama on Women’s Health (via mimivonboom)
Sometimes it’s just like,
Then started coughing my brains out a little. I don’t have to wake up until 10am today for work at 1:30pm. I try to go back to sleep, but with less than stellar results. Luckily my Emergency Room visit that left me diagnosed with strep also gave me an excellent arsenal of medication. The perfect one for this situation seemed to be my generic oxycodone. I took half a tab……..nothing. 6:30am rolls around and I’m still awake. I take the other half of the tab cause I’ll be damned if I’m just going to stay awake this early for no reason. After a while I’m feeling literally no effects of the medicine and am starting to worry for when it’s intended purpose actually rears it’s head. I finally go to sleep. I’m not sure if it was n my own or because of the oxycodone, but I’ll take it. Then I wake up at 9am. Fuck it, I’m just going to get out of bed. I start to walk around and realize that the oxycodone definitely kicked in and did it’s job, because I’m way more out of it than I normally would be on a walk from the bed, to the bathroom, to the Keurig. Now I understand why I can’t take thise before driving.