Well, it's been a nice 24 hours. The medical rants I wrote a while back stemmed from a medical procedure my dad needed, which turned out to be an easily treated stomach infection. $320 seems a bit steep for 20 pills, but maybe that's just me. Anyway, it's good to know that eveyrthing's fine.
Edit, 15:00 CDT Tue 24 Aug 2004: Well, they gave him a sample at Walgreens. I'm just amused that there'd be samples for prescription antibiotics. Well, the ways of the pharmaceutical industry are as beyond my comprehension as some of the more obscure ways of the medical profession. Oh, well.
Also, it was the first day of class! 15 students in CIS 730 (Principles of Artificial Intelligence), including one off-campus student, and I anticipate up to 4 or 5 in CIS 798 (Topics in Computer Science: Seminar in Probabilistic Graphical Models).