two kinds of prostate cancer: the good kind and the bad kind – the john mchugh kind and the frank zappa kind-Provenge anyone?

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 why do i try to please people who could care less if i live or die….morrissey

“That Joke Isn’t Funny Anymore”

Park the car at the side of the road you should know time’s tide will smother you and I will too when you laugh about people who feel so very lonely their only desire is to die well I’m afraid it doesn’t make me smile I wish I could laugh but that joke isn’t funny anymore it’s too close to home and it’s too near the bone it’s too close to home and it’s too near the bone more than you’ll ever know
It was dark as I drove the point home and on cold leather seats well, it suddenly struck me I just might die with a smile on my face after all
I’ve seen this happen in other people’s lives and now it’s happening in mine

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Northeast Georgia Urologist is “Gettin Nuttin for Christmas.”

Another hit Christmas single!

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“Nuttin for Christmas” performed by Dr. John McHugh.

How did I do it?  Recorded to Karaoke in normal voice and then increased the pitch. This opens up a whole new ballgame my friend! Watch out Chipmunks!

Nuttin’ for Christmas” (also known as Nothing for Christmas) is a novelty Christmas song written by Sid Tepper and Roy C. Bennett. It became a hit during the 1955 Christmas season when the song showed up on Billboard’s pop charts by a total of five different artists. The highest-charting of the five recordings was released by Art Mooney and His Orchestra, with seven-year-old Barry Gordon as lead vocalist; this version peaked at #6 and became a million-seller. Another notable version was performed by Stan Freberg (with Daws Butler appearing as a burglar helped by the kid at the end). Other charting versions were recorded by The Fontane Sisters, Joe…

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a partial truism applied with broad strokes resulting in bad decisions about prostate cancer treatment…

Not a bad line…..Only 25,000 men die …slowly….. each year.

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Guess what I have at the lake cabin now…a scanner…well what do you think? Clever huh?

From “The Decision:Your prostate biopsy shows cancer. Now what?”   The number one Kindle on for Prostate Cancer

My mother loved to use old adages as aids to imparting advice as life’s learning experiences arose. Although “the pot calling the kettle black,” “it’s going to be too wet to plough,” and “you can lead a horse to water but you can’t make him drink,” were commonly called upon, I believe “a little knowledge is a dangerous thing” was her favorite. She reminded me of the saying so many times that as I got older, she only needed to say, “a little knowledge John” with a sarcastic upward inflection in her voice, and I knew what she meant. In no other disease does this saying ring so true as in prostate cancer and men’s…

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