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Offline olde north church

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What if it's not single payer that's the plan?
« on: January 16, 2014, 04:15:27 PM »
Conventional wisdom among the Beltway Intelligentsia is Obamacare is nothing more than a Trojan Horse for the single-payer system.  It will fall under it's own weight as the death spiral spins down toward the bottom.  How can we disagree with them?  They go to all the right parties and write the columns.
If you take a look at the price for an Obamacare policy for the family of four or three or two, even after "subsidies" ain't cheap.  What happens?  The responsible tighten their belts and add hot dogs to another day on the weekly menu.  They also stop reproducing.  When the responsible buy diapers, diapers get donated to the poor.  When the responsible purchase food for their infant, food gets donated to the poor.
The poor reproduce anyway, like they did when they were Catholics in Jonathan Swift's day.  The wealthy can pay without blinking their trust funds.  It's the middle-class gets taxed further and further into oblivion.
That is income inequity.
Why?  Well, because I'm a bastard, that's why.

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Re: What if it's not single payer that's the plan?
« Reply #1 on: January 16, 2014, 04:43:52 PM »
Lenin: grind the middle class between the mill stones of inflation and taxation.  Where are we today?  Right there.
Abraham Lincoln:

There is no grievance that is a fit object of redress by mob law.
--January 27, 1838 Lyceum Address

Don't interfere with anything in the Constitution. That must be maintained, for it is the only safeguard of our liberties. And not to Democrats alone do I make this appeal, but to all who love these
great and true principles.
--August 27, 1856 Speech at Kalamazoo, Michigan

Let us then turn this government back into the channel in which the framers of the Constitution originally placed it.
--July 10, 1858 Speech at Chicago

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