Tag: #rant

Colombia, 2015

It is June 2015 and I’m riding in the smallest of cars on a highway leading out of Barranquilla, Colombia. I’m in the car with an epidemiologist from the state health department, and we are on our way to a place far from the city in a small town in the jungle. The temperature outside must be in the triple…

Talking Tuesday: Catch-Up Edition


So, yeah, it’s been a while. We haven’t chatted since the great blizzard of 2016 back in January, when I talked to you about impostor syndrome and anti-vaccine shenanigans along with some friends. So here it is, a “catch-up” edition of the Talking Tuesday. I’ll continue to try and be more proactive about recording these.

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Believe it or not, as science-oriented as I am, I am a Christian. And I’m not just a Christian in that I follow the teachings of Jesus Christ. No. I am a Christian in that I believe in the whole thing, the whole shebang. I believe that he was born and lived and died for our sins, that he is…