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[at-l] The Pointless Thing {was Blank Thing}



And you point is?

Bill...

--- Jack <elexious48@home.com> wrote:
> No offense to Bill but this just made me laugh for a bit.   If you
> are
> offended Bill, I apologize in advance.
> 
> 
> 
> 
> It appears that the Doctors should concern themselves more about
> their own
> problem that using their office for their own (or others) political
> agenda.
> 
> Subject: Guns -Vs- Doctors
> 
> Number of physicians in the US: 700,000.
> 
> Accidental deaths caused by physicians per year: 120,000.
> 
> Accidental deaths per physician: 0.171 (U.S. Dept. of Health & Human
> Services)
> 
> 
> Number of gun owners in the US: 80,000,000.
> 
> Number of accidental gun deaths per year (all age groups): 1,500.
> 
> Accidental deaths per gun owner: 0.0000188
> 
> 
> Statistically, doctors are approximately 9,000 times more dangerous
> than gun
> owners.
> 
> "FACT: Not everyone has a gun, but everyone has at least one Doctor."
> 
> Please alert your friends to this alarming threat. It is only logical
> that
> we must ban doctors before this gets out of hand.
> 
> As a Public Health Measure I have withheld the statistics on Lawyers
> for
> fear that the shock could cause people to seek medical aid.
> 
> -------------------------------
> 
> 
> Boundary Violation:
> Gun Politics in the Doctor's Office
> 
> By Timothy Wheeler, MD
> {Appeared originally in the Medical Sentinel of the Association of
> American
> Physicians and Surgeons, March/April 1999, pp. 60-61}
> 
> 
> 


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