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Wanna Die? Try Government-Run Healthcare in the United Kingdom

Richard1805 Wrote: Oct 21, 2012 1:21 PM
After being part of the medical system for forty years and warning others of the foolishness of this direction, I am getting perverse pleasure in the shock of my liberal friends as they see costs go up and discover gutting Medicare is the only way to (incompletely) fund this monstrosity. Wait until rationing and long waits really kick in. Remember, Congress and the Executive branch will never have to be part of this. Politicians will further become the American aristocracy. Pelosi, the Kennedy clan, Gore and many others are hereditary political "aristocrats", becoming rich from inside political-industrial" contacts.
loadstar Wrote: Oct 21, 2012 1:28 PM
A cogent post...so few have focused on costs associated with O-Care ALREADY going up!

Also, they promised things that they KNEW would not be true, such as the ObaMessiah "hisself" promising that if you like your current doctor and healthcare plan you could keep them-- NOT IF YOUR EMPLOYER DROPS THEM because of inexorably rising costs!

I’m not a fan of the American healthcare system. It suffers from huge inefficiencies because of problems such as third-party payer, which is caused by government programs such as Medicare and Medicaid along with a system of tax code-driven over-insurance in the supposedly private sector.

But regardless of how much I grouse about the damage government causes in the United States, I can say with considerable...

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