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[IP] Boomer saying Sugar Pills

>     Regarding the Asheville newspaper article: I watched a Monday Night =
> Football game several months ago where Al Michaels commented that DE =
> Michael Sinclair of the Seahawks was diagnosed with diabetes over the =
> summer. (He was dx'ed with Type II) Boomer Esaison (sp?) chipped in, =
> "Yeah, but he doesn't take shots; he just takes sugar pills."=20

When I read that I *assumed* Boomer meant sugar pills to be pills for
Michael to control his sugar. Many diabetics tell me they take insulin - in
pills. It was just another uneducated sentence. But then, you know what
happens when you assume.

Jan (60 y/o, T-1 11/5/50, pmpg 8/23/83)

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