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Starry-eyed Liberal Meets
the Reality of Medicaid Patients

American Thinker, by M. Catherine Evans

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Posted By:DW626, 8/20/2013 6:00:30 AM

President Obama addressed health rights in his August 17 radio address, but he didn´t mention what happens inside an inner city emergency room. Wait until his lemmings find out what having a "right" to healthcare means according to the single-payer collectivists. If the dulled masses, schooled in the evils of capitalism these last forty years, don´t wake up in time to the connection between free market principles and the genius of American medicine, the progressives´ long yearned for single-payer system, already in the works, will become a reality.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Trigger2, 8/20/2013 6:09:38 AM     (No. 9482054)

Samantha got her ideology from the public school system. This story is about libtard fantasy meeting reality.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: cheese, 8/20/2013 6:25:30 AM     (No. 9482068)

A Must Read.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Boneshaker, 8/20/2013 6:43:06 AM     (No. 9482083)

One liberal voter down, 65 million to go.



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Reply 4 - Posted by: Rather Read, 8/20/2013 6:50:52 AM     (No. 9482095)

I think that working in an inner city ER would cause even Mother Teresa to become jaded and cynical.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: locarno, 8/20/2013 6:53:36 AM     (No. 9482100)

Well, M.Catherine, I hate to break it to ya, but the election of 2012 was the last chance we had for the ´dulled masses´ to wake up. They´re still watching American Idol, and can´t be bothered with whats happening to the country. Until, of course, it hits them personally. Then, like poor Samantha, the eyes will be opened, but it will be too late. Liberals are confidently waiting for that magical unicorn they were promised. Being liberals, they aint smart enough to know its never coming.

FTA: ´It´s the pursuit of happiness we have a right to, not happiness. All the free cell phones, subsidized housing, phony mortgage loans, education programs, ADC payments and trillion dollar healthcare plans have made most people more broke and miserable, not happier.´ If this truth were to be taught in public schools, Democrats would never win another election.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: archtheduke, 8/20/2013 6:58:36 AM     (No. 9482109)

Must Read

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Janjan, 8/20/2013 7:07:48 AM     (No. 9482119)

Excellent article. Too bad most of the Occupy crowd, chained to their video games in their parents´ basements, will never learn this.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: bohallx, 8/20/2013 8:47:35 AM     (No. 9482276)

Yes, it´s all over the place, and a lot of it is a relative values thing. Where my father grew up chillun´ were never taken to a doctor unless it was for a broken bone.

The young lady here is working at a wonder of modern science ~ an ER ~ and the poorest of the poor, and the meanest of the mean are taking their chillun´ to see a doctor.

When I read these things I know what that´s about ~ these people are willing to step out from behind the fur rugs and bamboo screens of shamanism and voodoo to try something else out.

That´s not failure ~

Life does get better.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Aubreyesque, 8/20/2013 9:25:22 AM     (No. 9482349)

#8 - 1st-ly : manners have nothing to do with how people take the poison of security over freedom. America HAD the best medical care system in the world. Are you old enough to remember how people from all over the world, including a number of royalty and dignitaries, used to come to America to receive treatment that their own countries failed at?? I guarantee you for every ´single payer system that works´ there is a populace that is sick with the lack of freedom.

Secondly - yes they do...because theyve forgotten the basic premise of slavery: if someone pays money to take care of me and it is not my money, then I am the one in debt, not the payer. As I try to explain during abortion debates, if a woman who doesnt want to be pregnant wants an abortion, but she doesnt want to use her own money and DEMANDS tax money to fund her "choice" then I, as the taxpayer whos money is going to be used AGAINST MY WILL for a procedure I find murderous and obscene and objectionable, I OWN her and I DO get to tell her what to do with her body. If she doesnt want to be told what to do, she shouldnt be begging for something that doesnt belong to her. The same applies for this horrific health care tyranny we´re now going to be forced into.


If people decide they are willing to give up the freedom of personal responsibility to hand their welfare over to others, then they shouldnt complain (and neither should you) when gratitude is demanded of them.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Miss Daisy, 8/20/2013 2:32:21 PM     (No. 9482860)

My eye-opening moment, though I have never been a liberal, came in 2008 when during a period of unemployment (my first and only period of unemployment), I picked up temp work at one of those walk-in income tax prep places. There I learned about the Earned Income Tax Credit and the way the ´entitled" figured out how to game the system to maximize the credit. I´ve been disgusted and depressed ever since.

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