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Or Mr. Jackson's Doctor......

a: Federal reserve ~
b: Elvis Presley's doctor

What: "Since longer than anyone can remember there has been a blind belief that the Federal Reserve is like Elvis Presley's doctor, who can "make things better" by just injecting one more shot of the drug that used to work so well, in the "happy days". Now the shots don't works so well and the patient/economy is stumbling along, weakly as best.

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Writer: EconMatters
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Date: Dec 11 2012 1:55 PM



a: Anorexia ~
b: being trapped in a hall of distorting mirrors

What: "Anorexia is like being trapped in a hall of distorting mirrors and believing that the surreal reflections you see looking back at you are 'really you'."

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Writer: Dr. Susan, Roets
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Date: Oct 17 2013 6:17 PM



a: Platelets ~
b: the first responder

What:

"Platelets are like the first responder to a site of an emergency, but platelets can't plug the hole alone. They need some help. This is where we start to see some of the clotting factors that we talked about earlier."


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Writer: Dr. Becky
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Date: Feb 26 2014 5:53 PM



a: time signature ~
b: a trailer of a movie

What:

"A time signature is like a trailer of a movie that comes on before the main feature. You see the trailer and find out six months before the movie's release date that it's a comedy or a horror show or an adventure flick."


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Writer: Evan Pollack
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Date: Jul 7 2014 3:42 PM



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