Yes, we do feel silly using our little blog to spread the word about something that appeared in today’s Wall Street Journal.

On the other hand, on the off-chance that you missed it, take a look at the op-ed piece by Scott Gottlieb (former Deputy Commissioner of the FDA) that appeared in today’s WSJ. Gottlieb argues that companies should not be prosecuted criminally for providing true information about drugs that saves lives. Imagine that!

Also, if you haven’t yet heard about former FDA Commissioner David Kessler’s recent woes at UCSF Medical School — the school fired him — Pharmalot has the story.