MLB: America’s Pastime Until It Wasn’t

What should be one’s motivations to own a professional sports franchise? The politically correct answer everyone wants to hear, obviously, is to win. To do everything in one’s power to put the best possible product on the field—a product that gives the fans/customers the sense that their money is being spent […]

Bial’s French Clinicial Trial Ends In Disaster. What Went Wrong?

A Phase 1, or first-in-human clinical trial run by Biotrial, a long-standing French-based clinical research organization, ended disastrously. One healthy volunteer is brain-dead and others are seriously—and perhaps permanently—left with serious neurologic damage, according to Dr. Pierre-Gilles Edan, head of the neurology department at the hospital in Rennes where the […]