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Greyhound Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Oct-08-08 11:23 AM
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1. It's just like this bailout, there are many people that will cling to the way it was
with their last strength, no matter how screwed up the system is. They are terrified of change and ignore the inevitability of failure.

The health system is broken because it has been turned from a community service into a for-profit enterprise.



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  -**Perfect** example of how health care is broken kick-ass-bob  Oct-08-08 10:54 AM   #0 
  - It's just like this bailout, there are many people that will cling to the way it was  greyhound1966   Oct-08-08 11:23 AM   #1 
  - when exactly did that change?  kick-ass-bob   Oct-08-08 11:32 AM   #2 
     - Back in the 60's, Blue Cross/Blue Shield was a nonprofit.  Vinca   Oct-08-08 11:36 AM   #3 
     - LOL - that's the company referenced above.  kick-ass-bob   Oct-08-08 11:37 AM   #5 
     - Nixon and Kaiser Permanente did it.  Blue State Native   Oct-08-08 11:36 AM   #4 
  - You should appeal this..  barnabas63   Oct-08-08 01:00 PM   #6 
  - to whom?  kick-ass-bob   Oct-08-08 01:25 PM   #7 
     - I know it's a pain -  Ms. Toad   Oct-08-08 01:45 PM   #8 
     - Small claims court.  IMModerate   Oct-08-08 03:58 PM   #9 
  - Your health CARE was great. Your health INSURANCE sucks.  jtrockville   Oct-08-08 05:33 PM   #10 
 

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