Category Archives: Obamacare

You Get A Pony, He Gets A Pony, Everybody Gets A Pony!

I can imagine the perfect health care system. You are given a card, and if you get sick or injured you go to a doctor or emergency room and present that card and they give you whatever examinations, tests, treatments, … Continue reading

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Irony Alert! Stupid American Voter Edition

So a few days ago this guy forced no less than the Washington Post to publish the first in a series of speeches by Jonathon Gruder, MIT economist and giddy architect of Obamacare, in which he called the American voters … Continue reading

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Obolacare Open EnROLOLment

Here it is again, that time of year that used to be a simple tradition that’s turned, in the past couple of years, into a week of anxiety and trepidation: Open Enrollment. I am really grateful that my husband’s employer … Continue reading

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Sweet Land of Subsidy

So I see this article at Vox.com: Millions of Americans are paying less for Obamacare than cable Subsidized shoppers on HealthCare.gov are paying, on average, $82 monthly premiums for health plans, new data from the US Department of Health and … Continue reading

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7.1 Million Don’t Mean Shit

In case you missed it, yesterday afternoon Barack Obama was strutting around the Rose Garden like a rooster, taking a victory lap on Obamacare. According to him, the magical goal of 7.1 million enrollments had been met after a last-minute … Continue reading

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Too Late To Turn Back?

Whenever I get bored and want to try a Alice Through the Looking Glass/acid trip experience I just head on over to Salon. They rarely disappoint: GOP’s 2014 horror strategy: Exploit Americans’ misfortune, drum up fake outrage A quick look … Continue reading

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President Selfie Changes the Law (Again)

He’s just making this shit up as he goes along: Obama administration relaxes rules of health-care law four days before deadline The Obama administration on Thursday night significantly relaxed the rules of the federal health-care law for millions of consumers … Continue reading

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