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MNDemNY Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jan-22-08 10:44 AM
Response to Reply #36
40. How about that broken leg? or snapped neck?
A homeopathic cast?
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  -If I "mandate" that every American own a VW Bug... TwoSparkles  Jan-21-08 11:43 PM   #0 
  - NO, you're giving them HilliCare  allinktup   Jan-21-08 11:44 PM   #1 
  - I'd call it "Pie in the Sky" care....  TwoSparkles   Jan-21-08 11:47 PM   #5 
  - I'm glad my guy is doing  zidzi   Jan-22-08 12:05 AM   #19 
  - You'll just wait until you need it ,then enroll? Nice.  MNDemNY   Jan-22-08 09:08 AM   #32 
  - And allowing the young and healthy to "opt-out" until they need it  MNDemNY   Jan-22-08 09:07 AM   #31 
  - or Edwards care...  GreenArrow   Jan-22-08 03:04 PM   #51 
  - If you do so, you are a traitor, good sir.  Lautremont   Jan-21-08 11:45 PM   #2 
  - How about a Land Rover...  TwoSparkles   Jan-21-08 11:48 PM   #6 
     - British. Try again!  Lautremont   Jan-21-08 11:52 PM   #11 
        - No....GM makes Land Rovers now....  TwoSparkles   Jan-21-08 11:57 PM   #13 
           - GM is owned by Daihatsu!  Lautremont   Jan-22-08 12:01 AM   #15 
              - sounds plausible...isn't that sad? (nt)  TwoSparkles   Jan-22-08 01:05 AM   #23 
  - Mandating just pisses people off and causes resistance.  dkf   Jan-21-08 11:46 PM   #3 
  - It is not just the poor who can not afford health care - it is the middle class too.  avaistheone1   Jan-21-08 11:52 PM   #10 
     - And many WITH insurance are finding it is all but worthless when they need it  havocmom   Jan-22-08 12:04 AM   #18 
     - Are you kidding? I've seen what my coverage costs. It is ridiculous.  dkf   Jan-22-08 12:46 AM   #21 
  - Tonight was the first time I heard about the MA fine for being uninsured.  gateley   Jan-21-08 11:46 PM   #4 
  - yep  horseface   Jan-21-08 11:49 PM   #7 
  - Oh yeah, it was all over DU  zidzi   Jan-22-08 12:06 AM   #20 
  - Wish more people got this.  calmblueocean   Jan-21-08 11:50 PM   #8 
  - She has the audacity to accuse Obama...  TwoSparkles   Jan-21-08 11:57 PM   #12 
     - Shameless? Perhaps.  havocmom   Jan-22-08 12:01 AM   #16 
     - While that graphic is fun to beat people over the head with  Egnever   Jan-22-08 01:11 AM   #24 
     - that's right- People need to understand this- it is not a good plan.  Bluerthanblue   Jan-22-08 12:02 AM   #17 
  - Rant:  Lautremont   Jan-21-08 11:50 PM   #9 
  - Yes, we are crazy....  TwoSparkles   Jan-21-08 11:58 PM   #14 
  - There is still too much power held by the special interests  Egnever   Jan-22-08 01:13 AM   #25 
  - It costs money  sandnsea   Jan-22-08 02:02 AM   #28 
  - The poor people who cannot afford it need the VW Bug the most  Horse with no Name   Jan-22-08 12:51 AM   #22 
  - universal Hitler cars?  hfojvt   Jan-22-08 01:16 AM   #26 
  - Are you actually asserting...  TwoSparkles   Jan-22-08 08:53 AM   #29 
     - well I said the H word  hfojvt   Jan-22-08 12:02 PM   #42 
        - Ok, so YOU are the one invoking Hitler...  TwoSparkles   Jan-22-08 01:12 PM   #45 
           - I was obscure, if not esoteric.  hfojvt   Jan-22-08 01:37 PM   #47 
              - Yes, I used VW Volskwagen...  TwoSparkles   Jan-22-08 02:08 PM   #48 
                 - I prefer to think of it as flippancy  hfojvt   Jan-22-08 02:59 PM   #50 
  - Early last year  CelloPaddy   Jan-22-08 01:28 AM   #27 
  - Can you imagine what Republicans will do to her plan...  TwoSparkles   Jan-22-08 09:00 AM   #30 
     - They'll go one step further than that  leftstreet   Jan-22-08 10:24 AM   #39 
  - Do you pay a Medicare tax in your paycheck?  CTyankee   Jan-22-08 09:09 AM   #33 
  - Just fine them for not buying a Bug so they get another penalty  zulchzulu   Jan-22-08 09:13 AM   #34 
  - Thank you!  ljm2002   Jan-22-08 09:21 AM   #35 
  - What about the uninsured who stay healthy through alternative  stellanoir   Jan-22-08 09:23 AM   #36 
  - How about that broken leg? or snapped neck?  MNDemNY   Jan-22-08 10:44 AM   #40 
     - I don't dispute western medicine's efficacy for skeletal injuries.  stellanoir   Jan-22-08 11:16 AM   #41 
  - If people who get sick can show up at the ER and get a free VW Bug at a public cost of $100,000  Stop Cornyn   Jan-22-08 09:56 AM   #37 
  - If they can't afford it then we just send tax money to VW.  redqueen   Jan-22-08 09:57 AM   #38 
  - How do you feel about the social security mandate?  mondo joe   Jan-22-08 12:03 PM   #43 
  - I think a better analogy would be mandating that people buy food.  Sparkly   Jan-22-08 12:06 PM   #44 
  - Yay! NixonCare! -- er, I mean HillaryCare!  no name no slogan   Jan-22-08 01:19 PM   #46 
  - the lights and windows won't work  mdmc   Jan-22-08 02:10 PM   #49 

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