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Live Free -- And Uninsured

ocarol500 Wrote: Jul 06, 2012 8:22 AM
Barack Hussein Obama Senior's Harvard Thesis: An Econometric Model of Staple Theory of Development. It stated that the State aka the Government could tax at 100% as long as [he theorized] the State provided some services in exchange. Did Chief Justice Roberts read this during deliberations or have it in his hand as he wrote his decision? Because his rambling and barely coherent discourse smacks of the verbiage in An Econometric Model of Staple Theory of Development by BHObamaSenior.

In the wake of the Supreme Court ruling upholding the Affordable Care Act (aka "Obamacare"), NPR's "Talk of the Nation" held a seminar of sorts at the Aspen Institute's legendarily pretentious Ideas Festival. Someone in the audience asked NPR health policy correspondent Julie Rovner this question: "Today's decision is a positive decision for the estimated 50 million uninsured Americans. Who are the losers today?"

Rovner seemed to struggle to find losers. She came up with insurance companies that want the so-called individual mandate -- now a punitive tax, according to the Supreme Court -- to be much more punitive. After thinking...