Optometric Horror Stories

Kevin Drum‘s optometrist got even for his electing to pass on a $35 exam by double dosing him with those nasty dilation drops. As a commenter points out, however, it could have been worse: “In Canada it takes six months to get an eye exam, the the dilation lasts for over two years, and its all done by terrorists.”

Indeed.

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Comments

  1. spencer says:

    Kevin Drum has the strangest set of commentators of any blog I have ever seen.

  2. Bithead says:

    “In Canada it takes six months to get an eye exam, the the dilation lasts for over two years, and its all done by terrorists.” -Kevin Drum

    Quick… someone tell the Great Rotundo.