Is it safe?
I watched Marathon Man in Junior HIgh School and it scared me straight. I decided it would be better to brush after every meal and floss until my gums bleed than hear that eerie voice from behind my chair ask ‘Is it safe?’ But thanks to advances in orthodontia a generation has been able to avoid the trauma of braces as well as years of expensive psychoanalysis. Maybe that explains why this piece reports that more and more undergraduates are foregoing law school in favor of careers in … dentistry. Dentistry? As Lawrence Olivier would say, ‘Is it safe?’