At the 2005 World Series of Poker (WSOP), Laak finished second to Johnny Chan in the ,500 pot limit hold 'em event.
I'm going back to Harvard, and I'll be meeting up with the other students who were part of this documentary. So it'll be fascinating to see how they've grown as people and matured as physicians. We were all just figuring out what we were going to be then. David Friedman, ophthalmologist and public health researcher.
To me, I kind of like seeing, you know, who they've become and....
Aiming higher, the President recently proposed partially offsetting a costly new government health entitlement by reducing 2 billion in Medicare and Medicaid "waste and inefficiencies" over the next decade.
Taxpayers may wonder why reducing such waste is now merely a bargaining chip for new spending rather than an end in itself.
Soaring government spending and trillion-dollar budget deficits have brought fiscal responsibility -- and reducing government waste -- back onto the national agenda.