The past 24 hours have been a veritable gold rush for SRWTs. This one is particularly awesome because we have the reliably nutty Thomas Sowell, immediately after hearing the news that the Supreme Court upheld the Affordable Care Act, quoting his
The past 24 hours have been a veritable gold rush for SRWTs. This one is particularly awesome because we have the reliably nutty Thomas Sowell, immediately after hearing the news that the Supreme Court upheld the Affordable Care Act, quoting his own book.
Serious question: what kind of person -- at an important moment in history -- quotes himself using quotation marks?
Anyway, the reason the insurance mandate was championed by the likes of the Heritage Foundation, Bob Dole, Bob Bennett, and signed into law by one Willard Mitt Romney, is that requires people to pay for health insurance. People who pay for stuff are in fact, producers.
So unless Powell is talking about the parasitic nature of the insurance companies, he's full of crap, as usual.
The Affordable Care Act being upheld by the Supreme Court: nice.
The fact that right-wing hero and Bush-appointee John Roberts wrote the majority opinion: even better.
The delicious Schadenfreude from the wingnuts' hysterical tantrums today: Read more...
Requiring people to buy private health insurance is the new slavery! Nice historical perspective, Ben.
But I'm curious. Why would Heritage, Charles Grassley, Bob Dole, Bob Bennett and Mitt Romney all favor "the end of America"? Read more...
It's so comforting knowing there are patriots like Larry Kudlow out there defending my right to die of a pre-existing condition.
But anyway, I guess the Heritage Foundation and the 2012 Republican Presidential nominee both hate freedom and Read more...
Yes, because if John Roberts, Scalia, Alito and Thomas say a Democratic bill is unconstitutional, then it must be so. I mean, those guys aren't the least bit partisan -- just "umpires" calling "balls and strikes."
This is a little like saying Read more...