Billy Rubin

The adventures of a pre-clerkship medical student.

Tuesday, November 21, 2006

Beautiful Mind

I tried to find the scenes right before this where his wife finally realizes the truth, but this is the best I could do.

And shortly thereafter, as he tries to re-enter society:

And finally:

And just for fun:

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Sunday, November 19, 2006

Here it goes again


Saturday, November 11, 2006

I believe...

On the walls of a concentration camp during WWII a prisoner had written:
I believe in the sun, even though it doesn't shine,
I believe in love, even when it isn't shown,
I believe in God, even when he doesn't speak.


Terry Kelly's Pittance of Time

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Friday, November 03, 2006

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Wednesday, November 01, 2006

Bad day to golf!!

This head X-ray was presented in our Head Trauma lecture earlier this week. Apparently this guy golfed a little too much for his wife's liking. She found a better place to store his 9 iron.


Why don't we do it in our sleeves?

This is a humerous video designed to eduate on the proper way to sneeze and cough so as to prevent spread of disease. Visit the site here and watch the video here.



I'm on the home stretch for neuro, but before I finish one final post on the brain. These images are from in the 2000 gallery:

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the Naked Truth

We always want to hear the truth from our politicians. We want the naked truth and none of this glossy polical rhetoric. But Canadian politicians seem to have misconstrued what we're looking for.

Liberal leadership candidate, Scott Brison, posed nude for a calendar which is raising money for prostate and ovarian cancer research. Apparently he posing nude pretending to look into the refrigerator and, thankfully, the door covers the goods. The Globe and Mail quoted Mr. Brison as saying:
"It's naked ambition for a good cause. My father had prostate cancer. My uncle died of cancer. . . . . We're not unique to Canadians. Cancer research is a cause that's very close my heart."
Bob Rae, another Liberal Leadership candidate, didn't want to be outdone. So here he is on the Rick Mercer Report:

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