We have met the enemy

By |2021-04-07T08:40:09-04:00September 26th, 2010|Dr. Sharp's PlumLine Articles|

My practice seems to be evolving.  More talk, fewer supplements.

Lifestyle science continues to accumulate evidence that confirms the comic strip character Pogo’s observation “yep, son, we have met the enemy and he is us.” That now-famous comment appeared in an anti-pollution cartoon/poster in 1970. The cartoon character’s author, Walt Kelly, was pointing out that our character defects get us into trouble. These human frailties beleaguer us doubly.  Firstly, as Pogo pointed out, they make us foul our nests (the cartoon had a picture of the beloved swamp where […]