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And so, another working week is about to end. Not a moment too soon, yes? This is, you may recall, our treasured signal to daydream about weekend plans. Our agenda is rather modest. We plan to spend time with a short person or two, promenade our official mascot, catch up on our reading, putter around the Pharmalot grounds, and binge watch something or other with Mrs. Pharmalot. And what about you? This is a splendid time of year to enjoy the great outdoors. You could make time to see someone special, especially since this will be an extended break on this side of the pond. Or you could simply plan the rest of your life. Well, whatever you do, have a grand time. But be safe. Enjoy, and see you on Tuesday…

Colorado is the first state in the U.S. to cap the price of insulin, thanks to a bill signed into law by Gov. Jared Polis, The Denver Post reports. Diabetics who use insulin to control their blood sugar levels will not pay more than $100 per month for the drug starting in January. The law does not limit what insulin manufacturers can charge insurance companies, and it is expected those insurers will pay the difference. The new law also requires Attorney General Phil Weiser to investigate why drug manufacturers started rapidly raising the price of insulin in recent years.

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