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Doctor who prescribed pot cookies to 4-year-old for 'temper tantrums' gets license revoked over diagnosis

The Medical Board of California has revoked the license of a doctor in Los Angeles who told a father to give marijuana cookies to his son as a way to treat the boy’s temper tantrums. The doctor, William S. Eidelman — a “natural medicine physician,” according to his website — made the recommendation in September 2012, according… Read More »

Prepare to Cringe Over These Awkward Moments from Grammy Awards History

Weird stuff always seems to go down at the Grammy Awards. Whether it’s a joke that fails to land, a weird snub on the red carpet, or a bizarre acceptance speech—there’s always something cringe-y to talk about. Historically, Taylor Swift and Kanye are involved! Ah, never a dull moment. Video by Asha Parker. Related Stories… Read More »

As renewed debate over health care reform begins to simmer in Washington, can journalists give the topic the attention it needs?

Dec. 14th’s lower court ruling that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is unconstitutional has again thrust health care back on the national agenda. It also gives journalists a chance to redeem themselves from what I have argued has been poor news coverage that helped fuel the public backlash against the law from the beginning. A lot… Read More »