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UK Government-Run Healthcare System: Soiled Bedclothes, Starving Patients

Raven7 Wrote: Jan 12, 2013 7:41 PM
The important thing is NOT the quality of care, but that 24 to 30 million more people will have access to it, regardless of the quality, and the government begins its desired takeover of control of all healthcare.
Vic156 Wrote: Jan 12, 2013 8:45 PM
De pro'lem is dat dey won't have access 'cause it won't exist.

During the Obamacare debate, Paul Krugman told us we could ignore stories about what was happening across the ocean, writing that “In Britain, the government itself runs the hospitals and employs the doctors. We’ve all heard scare stories about how that works in practice; these stories are false.”

Every so often, I wonder how Krugman would define a “scare story.” How about starving babies to death, as I wrote about last month? Would he say that’s “false,”...