Category Archives: Health Care

Hoist by their own petard

If I were a cynical and/or vindictive type of geezer, I might be tempted to offer a “neener-neener” to all those youthful stalwarts out there (pollsters refer to them as ‘young invincibles’) who clamored for The One in the last … Continue reading

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Lies, Damned Lies, and Obamacare

It’s a sin to tell a lie … period. Unless, of course, you are the President of the United States – then blatant purposeful repeated lying becomes an acceptable, even admirable, tactic. I used to think that Bill Clinton represented … Continue reading

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Dear Senator …

A few weeks ago, in medium dudgeon over what I perceived as a too-too cavalier attitude towards stomping the guts out of Obamacare on the part of our senior senator, I fired off an email to that notable. My missive … Continue reading

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Obama Told Me “Ya Gotta Shop Around” (with apologies to Smokey Robinson and the Miracles)

First, a little history – With regard to health care, we got to where we are today (i.e., in one helluva mess) essentially through the following sequence of misguided governmental interventions: 1. During World War II, the FDR administration imposed … Continue reading

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