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Jobs doctor’s house
deal raises eyebrows

New York Post, by Kaja Whitehouse

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Posted By:StormCnter, 12/10/2013 4:07:40 PM

Fresh questions about Steve Jobs’ liver transplant have been raised after it emerged that the doctor who performed the surgery spent two years in the Memphis, Tenn., house Jobs bought for his recovery. Dr. James Eason, who performed the March 2009 liver transplant, moved into the palatial house Jobs bought for his recovery just a few months after the operation, according to a report. It isn’t the first time questions have been raised over whether Jobs, a California resident, received an unfair advantage in landing the Memphis transplant. Eason lived in the house in midtown Memphis for two years before

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: earlybird, 12/10/2013 4:44:20 PM     (No. 9648585)

Whitehouse is turning herself/himself into a pretzel trying to find some kind of misconduct or heaven knows what else in this relationship/house/surgery.

Whitehouse, why don´t you apply your not-so-hot powers of investigation and reason to finding out what the president is all about, where he came from, what he did in school, whether he is really a natural born citizen, and what ugly deals does he have going on under the table right now.

Jobs is dead. Organ transplants are usually handled by independent organizations. Give it up.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Felixcat, 12/10/2013 4:54:33 PM     (No. 9648598)

Money talks, livers walk.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: country boy, 12/10/2013 5:01:06 PM     (No. 9648609)

obamaCare Defense play number 009:

More of the same high level narrative - rich have everything stealing from the poor. If not for Steve Jobs (creator of thousands of high paying jobs, many of them now multi=millionaires), more crumbs would be left on the table for America´s LoFo class.

Socialism in 2013. Hard to get a fig-leaf for it.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: michellewsc2, 12/10/2013 5:40:23 PM     (No. 9648648)

Steve Jobs is dead so whats the big deal -- even if Jobs got the Liver illegally it certainly didn´t do him much good in the long run

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 12/10/2013 5:57:46 PM     (No. 9648667)

If I had 50 billion dollars and got sick, do you think for one second my phone would not stop ringing with offers for immediate and excellent health care- what ever it might take? That much money at your disposal is, for all intents and purposes, all the money in the world. What good does it do to die with it? I can guarantee you, offer to build a 60 million dollar research wing for any cancer hospital in the world if they save you- you will be saved one way or another if it is at all possible! Jobs was as scared of death as any of us and you betcha he did all he could to save his own life. Who wouldn´t? Got criticsm over this? Look deeply into your own soul first.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Bohallx, 12/10/2013 7:19:22 PM     (No. 9648763)

A 15th century ancestor of mine built a massive Hospital of God next to his main chateaux. That enabled him to do what was considered quite magnanimous charity for the time.

He also had quick access to the best doctors in France who used to come there for the ambience found in that particular neighborhood.

The king himself, built another chateaux next door and installed Leonardo da Vinci for a few years, then he built a chateaux for himself to visit the area from time to time.

Steve Jobs let his surgeon move into a house? Is that some sort of problem?



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Reply 7 - Posted by: StuartL, 12/10/2013 9:23:00 PM     (No. 9648870)

For anyone who might be puzzled by the French words:

“château” (singular): one castle.
“châteaux” (plural): two or more castles.

“a chateaux”: incoherence.

(Ici on parle français.)


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Reply 8 - Posted by: StuartL, 12/10/2013 9:32:38 PM     (No. 9648881)

While we’re piling on, it’s worth mentioning that “Hospital of God” is a gross misnomer. The term “hôpital de Dieu” is not a standard French phase (not even, or especially, in the 15th century). The French phrase “hôtel-Dieu” (literally, “Grand House of God”) means simply “hospital” or “general hospital.”

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