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How Being a Doctor Became the Most Miserable Profession

By the end of this year, its estimated that 300 physicians will suicidal occupationthe level of miserable and humiliating undertaking. Indeed, many doctors feel that America has declared war on physiciansand both physicians and patients are the losers. Not surprisingly, many doctors want out. Medical students opt for high-paying specialties so they can retire flourishing. The website known as the 9 out of 10 doctors would discourage anyone from entering the profession. MEMBERS ONLY Beast Inside members get exclusive newsletters and content, early access to stories, and more.

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Coincidence? The Similarities Between Kennedy and Lincoln Will Blow Your Mind

Two iconic presidents, both tragically assassinated. But the similarities don’t stop there. Just one hour before being shot, both presidents gave speeches saying they didn’t want to be shot. Both had vice presidents named Johnson and wives named Johnson and sons named Johnson and labradors named Johnson. John F. Kennedy was the 35th president of the United States. Abraham Lincoln’s birth weight was exactly 35 pounds. Abraham Lincoln was assassinated while attending a play at Ford’s Theatre. The name of the play? The Assassination Of John F. Kennedy. Both were…

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Youve Been Elected To Congress! Can You Pass Even One Goddamn Bill?

This feature requires JavaScript to function. Yes! Let’s get to work! Minimum wage increase. Wider access to birth control. Yes! Submit a bill to the floor of the House of Representatives. Unfortunately, you were elected with the support of small-business owners, and this is an issue they will definitely not approve of. Politically, this is not a good time to try this. Maybe in a few years? Damn. Well, I guess I’ll pick another issue. A straw poll conducted in your state just five weeks ago shows that the public…

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Technologists in the era of Trump

Roger Huang handles growth for Springboard and writes technical programming tutorials at code(love). If innovation is the religion of the technology industry, then industriousness is the religion for the rest of Americas workforce. Most of America is as foreign to the technology industry as China might be to Americans. Pound-for-pound, immigrants are a larger part of companies founded in technology. The average yearly salary of a data scientist is above $110,000, almost double the median income across the United States. About 48 percent of people in Silicon Valley have bachelors…

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