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h9socialist Donating Member (584 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Apr-22-10 03:01 PM
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45. Of course they do participate as a corporate sponsor for the Breast Cancer Walks!
So whoever said a company has any obligation to be morally consistent? Such a requirement might cause (horror of horrors) share prices to decrease! Just contact your local Chamber of Commerce (aka: Ruddy Bastards) for more information.
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  -Exclusive: WellPoint routinely targets breast cancer patients kpete  Apr-22-10 10:33 AM   #0 
  - There's your 'Death Panels,' Sister Sarah. nt  onehandle   Apr-22-10 10:34 AM   #1 
  - Expect no comment from Sister Sarah on this  Zambero   Apr-22-10 12:16 PM   #18 
  - Why care about the peasants?  SocialistLez   Apr-22-10 12:30 PM   #25 
  - Sister Sarah not a big supporter of Women's Rights  perdita9   Apr-22-10 02:16 PM   #37 
     - women are nothing  awoke_in_2003   Apr-22-10 06:09 PM   #63 
  - +1 and they have it already to go - isn't the insurance industry great!!  tomm2thumbs   Apr-22-10 03:20 PM   #47 
  - Exactly  Patsy Stone   Apr-22-10 07:07 PM   #64 
  - This should be on the front page of every news publication.  crim son   Apr-22-10 10:35 AM   #2 
  - SHOULD BE but won't be NT  SocialistLez   Apr-22-10 10:38 AM   #4 
  - Our Pravdas won't print this stuff here in the USSR, the United States of Slavery and Repression. nt  valerief   Apr-22-10 10:54 AM   #6 
  - This article is a lie. They werent culled for cancer, they were culled for  Gman2   Apr-22-10 10:38 AM   #3 
  - As soon as the insurance companies...  brendan120678   Apr-22-10 02:40 PM   #40 
  - Hey, at least we aren't Scandanavia or France.  MidwestTransplant   Apr-22-10 10:43 AM   #5 
  - Poor things. They have actual healthcare instead. How do they cope? nt  valerief   Apr-22-10 10:54 AM   #7 
  - They wouldn't have to cope with their Socialist money grubbing insurance  rpannier   Apr-23-10 06:00 AM   #74 
     - Ha! Which came first: the chicken, the egg, or the hospital bill? nt  valerief   Apr-23-10 11:23 AM   #82 
  - MidwestTransplant  Diclotican   Apr-22-10 01:14 PM   #30 
  - We do here in Denmark, though :)  dbmk   Apr-23-10 08:00 AM   #80 
  - Advocates of mandated support of the industry that does this can kiss my sig line  havocmom   Apr-22-10 10:55 AM   #8 
  - Since you want it to stay like it is, why not CHEER for this company to do this, because this IS how  superconnected   Apr-22-10 11:47 AM   #14 
  - LOL Not favoring madates is not same as pro-status quo  havocmom   Apr-22-10 12:22 PM   #20 
  - Because He's Misinformed  Mark D.   Apr-22-10 02:45 PM   #42 
  - super connected?  havocmom   Apr-22-10 12:23 PM   #22 
  - It's a song from the now disbanded pop group Belly.  superconnected   Apr-22-10 12:28 PM   #24 
     - Thanks for explaining  havocmom   Apr-22-10 12:30 PM   #26 
  - What national health care bill?  dflprincess   Apr-22-10 01:30 PM   #33 
  - Question:  jeff47   Apr-22-10 10:02 PM   #71 
  - BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD  Dappleganger   Apr-22-10 10:57 AM   #9 
  - as i read your post  barbtries   Apr-22-10 11:02 AM   #10 
     - Ha-thanks! I'm a Blue Cross of FL survivor  Dappleganger   Apr-22-10 11:12 AM   #11 
     - I thought the same initially NT  SocialistLez   Apr-22-10 12:26 PM   #23 
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  - The health care bill should have eliminated discrimination in rates  JDPriestly   Apr-22-10 11:34 AM   #13 
  - Sounds like a dream come true.  Delphinus   Apr-23-10 07:42 AM   #79 
  - That's beyond disgusting...  Shining Jack   Apr-22-10 11:56 AM   #15 
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  - Oh, but pulling the plug on Grandma is so much worse  Zambero   Apr-22-10 12:11 PM   #17 
  - K&R n/t  myrna minx   Apr-22-10 12:21 PM   #19 
  - Single payer universal health care would be the simplest solution,  Bette Noir   Apr-22-10 12:23 PM   #21 
  - What's the point of having health insurance again?  The_Commonist   Apr-22-10 12:44 PM   #27 
  - YEAH BUT, Keep your government out of my "Health" "Care"!!!!!  patrice   Apr-22-10 12:55 PM   #28 
  - As we all know quite well by now  Guilded Lilly   Apr-22-10 01:08 PM   #29 
  - I love this: that Wellpoint pays for and encourages mammograms (good PR!), and then  TwilightGardener   Apr-22-10 01:18 PM   #31 
  - +1 It's EXACTLY what they're doing. F-ing (you choose the expletive)  SocialistLez   Apr-22-10 02:50 PM   #43 
  - Today's Worst. Persons. In The World!  KamaAina   Apr-22-10 01:29 PM   #32 
  - Ha ha, so true! NT  SocialistLez   Apr-22-10 02:50 PM   #44 
  - GET RID OF THE PUNISHING MANDATE!!!! Or get a public option before we give these killers trillions  grahamhgreen   Apr-22-10 01:38 PM   #34 
  - Now now now - that is not what the President had in mind  truedelphi   Apr-22-10 03:32 PM   #49 
     - Like when he went to Wall Street to speak of reform while he got money from Goldman Sachs  IndianaGreen   Apr-22-10 04:00 PM   #55 
        - A lot of the fault is the media's - Back in Ed Murrow's day,  truedelphi   Apr-22-10 04:07 PM   #57 
  - Most people with serious illnesses get dumped when they don't pay the premiums.  hunter   Apr-22-10 01:49 PM   #35 
  - "computer algorithm"? Or cleverly constructed spin (i.e. pack of lies)?  Trillo   Apr-22-10 02:10 PM   #36 
  - They go off of what procedures they've paid for  Trekologer   Apr-22-10 05:55 PM   #60 
     - If so, a fix is quite simple.  Trillo   Apr-22-10 08:42 PM   #68 
  - wellpoint  doctorspa   Apr-22-10 02:22 PM   #38 
  - Capitalism at its finest.  JoshieR   Apr-22-10 02:24 PM   #39 
  - Since torture is still legal, let's torture the Wellpoint Executives who approved this  DainBramaged   Apr-22-10 02:40 PM   #41 
  - You are correct...Kick and Rec..  Stuart G   Apr-22-10 03:15 PM   #46 
  - Of course they do participate as a corporate sponsor for the Breast Cancer Walks!  h9socialist   Apr-22-10 03:01 PM   #45 
  - "Health Insurance Reform" lets them do this. Obama's big triumph.  katandmoon   Apr-22-10 03:29 PM   #48 
  - Women are FAR less likely to put up a fight or sue. And they know it. nt  Captain Hilts   Apr-22-10 03:40 PM   #50 
  - "Insurance companies perform an important role." - President Obama. nt  Captain Hilts   Apr-22-10 03:41 PM   #51 
  - They kill people to make money - they should be outlawed. Period.  grahamhgreen   Apr-22-10 03:44 PM   #52 
  - Wellpoint Lobbyists Axed Key Protections for Breast Cancer Patients From Health Care Bill  IndianaGreen   Apr-22-10 03:45 PM   #53 
  - K&R  Swede   Apr-22-10 03:51 PM   #54 
  - "the health care legislation lacks teeth... to either stop or even substantially reduce rescission."  grahamhgreen   Apr-22-10 04:06 PM   #56 
  - :(  Nikki Stone1   Apr-22-10 04:09 PM   #58 
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  - The Paw-Paw herb is supposed to do that.  cutlassmama   Apr-22-10 06:08 PM   #62 
  - My friend had breast cancer  onlyadream   Apr-22-10 06:03 PM   #61 
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  - k  defendandprotect   Apr-22-10 07:43 PM   #66 
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  - k and r  femrap   Apr-22-10 08:45 PM   #69 
  - Reform bill advocates, I hate to say that I told you so...  derby378   Apr-22-10 09:31 PM   #70 
  - Wellpoint got to Reuters already-article truncated severely  Snazzy   Apr-23-10 02:56 AM   #72 
  - 3230 less words. Words in this article about 1PM EDT: 4,212 --and at about 4AM: 982  Snazzy   Apr-23-10 03:22 AM   #73 
  - What other company? Testimony of Robin Beaton before Energy and Commerce  Snazzy   Apr-23-10 06:27 AM   #76 
     - hmm, I may be wrong  Snazzy   Apr-23-10 06:51 AM   #78 
  - Rescission would not exist if your application for insurance consisted of 2 lines:  Phoebe Loosinhouse   Apr-23-10 06:27 AM   #75 
  - K&R  Solly Mack   Apr-23-10 06:49 AM   #77 
  - Health Insurance is a SCAM. Could it be any clearer?  jtrockville   Apr-23-10 10:33 AM   #81 

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