why is the press attacking Sean Penn & Wyclef Jean when they should be attacking the Red Cross?
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why is the press attacking Sean Penn & Wyclef Jean when they should be attacking the Red Cross?

Mar 8, 2010

First it was Wyclef Jean & now they are attacking Sean Penn — why do the media love to attack celebrities who do charity work?  Is it simply that no good deed go unpunished?  Sean Penn & Wyclef have been putting their money where there mouth is for years- not just when it’s fashionable.  While in ...

can the Argentine Army hold a candle to the Portuguese Bombeiros?

can the Argentine Army hold a candle to the Portuguese Bombeiros?

Mar 8, 2010

Yes, ladies & gentlemen i hear you- you are asking: what about the mens of PAP, this round?  Last time we were in awe of the dreamy Portuguese Bombeiros.  But as we know they left Haiti- all that is left is a shell of their old camp which is now used as a triage center for our hospital- ...

amidst the death, there is still life and love…
In Haiti

amidst the death, there is still life and love…

Mar 7, 2010

Last week there was so much death- but if Haiti has taught us North Americans anything- it is that we are fully alive- and to live while we are here.  Being short handed at the camp many had to do things they never thought they would have to to accomodate death- bagging dead bodies, creating ...

U of Miami Physical Therapy (PT) team in action…
In Haiti

U of Miami Physical Therapy (PT) team in action…

Feb 19, 2010

Unlike many in the States- if you give your average Hatian an opportunity to learn they take it, cherish it, and make the absolute most of it.  I worked as a PT technician w/ a U of Miami team one rare day when were well staffed w/ PTs at the tent hospital.  With our extra hands we decided ...

as the Fauxhawk turns: an enlightening thread from my facebook

Feb 19, 2010

Michelle May a nurse is trying to set me up with a doc- he has a fauxhawk & wears cowboy boots- do i do it? Laticia Erving likes this. Vivian A Lapp yes! January 25 at 7:14pm · Ben Chadwick People with fauxhawks are capable of causing skin rashes from hundreds of feet away. January ...