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I guess we don't need locks on doors or windows or at the bank, we just need to teach people that it is wrong to steal. Brilliant.
They'll sign up lots of old, sick, and poor people using paper and pen and navigators, advisers, brokers or whatever. But the people that they NEED are the young and healthy that they're going to have a hard connecting with off-line. They're very, very far (in both time and money) from having the computer systems in place to handle all of this. Probably the largest government boondoggle ever. And that's saying sometthing.
My guess: the surprise is the funneling of tax payer money back into the Obama campaign via 'untraceable' small donations. Pardon my cynicism - that's my guess.
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