If you haven't heard of Jeff Polman before, it's because he's not an editor or a regular blogger. In fact, Jeff is MD+DI's longest-employed production artist. But he is also a talented writer. For the last few weeks, Jeff was dealing with an illness that put him in the hospital for six days.
Leave it to Jeff, however, to turn boredom, pain, and hassle into a really funny blog on the Huffington Post. In it, Jeff imagines the reaction of Confederate General John Bell Hood might have to confront with 19th centry technology and 21st centruy bureacracy. My favorite part of "Take my Leg, Please!" :
O-kay...But while our bucketologist is doing that, maybe we can take care of your hospital bill. The Confederate Army is refusing to pay for 80 percent of the procedure, due to a pre-existing maiming condition."
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