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David Rakoff

(b. 1964– )

Canadian-born U.S. essayist, journalist, and actor

“Everybody’s got something. In the end, what choice does one really have but to understand the truth, to really take it in, and then shop for groceries, get a haircut, do one’s work; get on with the business of one’s life.”

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source: “Another Shoe,” in Half Empty (New York: Doubleday, 2010), 224.

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“It is the duty of society to take care of its individuals, plain and simple. We will never be healthier than our sickest member.”

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source: “Another Shoe,” in Half Empty (New York: Doubleday, 2010), 221.

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