Tag Archives: health care reform

Bitter Clinging is Back!

Just when you thought it was over, Obama has brought back a beloved meme from the 2008 election. Bitter clinging is back for a repeat performance! I — I do think that it’s important for us to recognize that right … Continue reading

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“Pass the bill to find out what’s in it..” Except they knew what was in it

Well it seems the democrats are up to their old shenanigans yet again.  After Nancy Pelosi famously opined that we needed to pass the monstrous health “care” legislation in order to find out what was in it, it turns out … Continue reading

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Why Yes, Virginia there is a Death Panel

Sarah Palin’s comments about government rationing leading to “death panels” that would inevitably result in life or death decisions being made by a panel of unelected bureaucrats was laughed at, mocked, scorned, and held up as evidence of her parochial … Continue reading

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But what if I don’t want health insurance?

According to Madame Speaker, your existence as a person living within the United States is enough reason for the heavy hand of the state to handcuff you, haul you into court, find you guilty and sentence you to prison unless … Continue reading

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Democrats vote to socialize health care, satisfying no one

Well as expected (as least by me) the Democratically controlled House of Representatives has passed legislation so complex, contradictory, and confusing that they likely have no real idea what is in it.  By doing so, they have effectively moved our … Continue reading

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Michael Jackson’s body reaches final resting place

Yesterday night, Michael Jackson the so-called “King of Pop” was finally laid to rest some 70 days after his death. In death as in life he was surrounded by controversy. CNN reports: Jackson’s burial may lay to rest some of … Continue reading

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Why I support single payer Universal Health Coverage but not really

Despite much of the chatter to the contrary, not everyone who opposes Obama’s health “reform” proposals are against it because it seems like a sneaky way to introduce a single payer “socialized” system.  And despite Mr. Obama’s protestations to the … Continue reading

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