Breakfast Links: December 3, 2012
Post by dane101 on 12/3/2012 7:30am
Today is December 3, 2012. On this day in 1967, a surgical team headed by South African doctor Christiaan Barnard performed the world’s first human heart transplant on 53-year-old Louis Washkansky in Cape Town, South Africa. Washkansky’s new heart beat for 18 days before he died of pneumonia caused by a weakened immune system.
*MJS (paywall): Neglected WEDC taxpayer-financed loans grow to $12.2 million.
*WisWatch: Burlington leads the way in openness.