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rvablue Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Oct-22-09 04:27 PM
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25. Sorry, but I can't say I'm thrilled by the "non profit board" idea
I'll need to know more.

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  -WOOOO HOOOO!!!!! WilliamPitt  Oct-22-09 03:24 PM   #0 
  - kick  dionysus   Oct-22-09 03:25 PM   #1 
  - No  WilliamPitt   Oct-22-09 03:26 PM   #3 
     - the south better get ready to opt out because you know your  roguevalley   Oct-22-09 04:56 PM   #43 
     - ever been to the kittery trading post? cool store.  dionysus   Oct-23-09 10:39 AM   #60 
  - Good News coming from him.  Thrill   Oct-22-09 03:25 PM   #2 
  - Carper knows his seat is beyond safe this election so he'll do the bidding of the insurance co.  LynneSin   Oct-22-09 03:30 PM   #9 
     - I still don't get why he can't do the bidding of the people  treestar   Oct-22-09 04:38 PM   #30 
        - Because the people are no threat to him and the insurance industries are profitable  LynneSin   Oct-23-09 08:52 AM   #58 
           - But how can he benefit from their profits?  treestar   Oct-23-09 10:24 AM   #59 
  - I love that someone negative-rec'd this.  WilliamPitt   Oct-22-09 03:26 PM   #4 
  - Everytime I say something to that extent I get shit on.  YOY   Oct-22-09 03:28 PM   #7 
  - Poop Helmet at the ready  WilliamPitt   Oct-22-09 03:30 PM   #11 
  - don't sweat the small stuff. you're a happily married newlywed.  Joe Fields   Oct-22-09 03:32 PM   #13 
  - Shit I just recommended it and it didn't even register because some a-hole unrecommended it  NNN0LHI   Oct-22-09 03:49 PM   #21 
     - A-Hole here.  MNDemNY   Oct-22-09 04:28 PM   #26 
  - Want to understand how vulnerable state by state PO is? Look at the numbers:  ddeclue   Oct-22-09 03:27 PM   #5 
  - Honestly, Carpers greatest relief is the fact that there is another senate race in DE in 2010  LynneSin   Oct-22-09 03:28 PM   #6 
  - "Because they'll opt out of the plan in order to play into the GOP agenda..."  WilliamPitt   Oct-22-09 03:29 PM   #8 
     - I hate to say it - some of those states are hopeless  LynneSin   Oct-22-09 03:31 PM   #12 
  - Nice words. I'll believe it when I see it actually happen.  Joe Fields   Oct-22-09 03:30 PM   #10 
  - State by state guarantees "unequal" coverage.  dixiegrrrrl   Oct-22-09 03:33 PM   #14 
  - um NO.. it guarantees NO coverage in most states outside of New England  ddeclue   Oct-22-09 03:36 PM   #15 
  - And pretty much assures a SCOTUS lawsuit  galloglas   Oct-22-09 05:58 PM   #54 
  - I'm not pleased with the opt-out. nt  Occam Bandage   Oct-22-09 03:36 PM   #16 
  - How widely available?  damntexdem   Oct-22-09 03:37 PM   #17 
  - You know, former insurance execs and the like, people with "expertise".  MNDemNY   Oct-22-09 03:50 PM   #23 
  - Exactly. I'm going to have to learn a lot more about this, but right now  rvablue   Oct-22-09 04:28 PM   #27 
  - Who are we compromising with?  rucky   Oct-22-09 03:38 PM   #18 
  - Carper's ass-monkeys, I presume.  MNDemNY   Oct-22-09 03:49 PM   #22 
  - Not even close.  MNDemNY   Oct-22-09 03:44 PM   #19 
  - A non-profit board filled with Insurance company cronies.  MNDemNY   Oct-22-09 03:49 PM   #20 
  - Rivers Spit, do you not see that  galloglas   Oct-22-09 04:25 PM   #24 
  - I know I'll be criticized for this because Will is my kid but, you  Raven   Oct-22-09 04:35 PM   #29 
  - Whatever to the name-calling  WilliamPitt   Oct-22-09 04:43 PM   #32 
  - I agree to the "whatever" but I have always hated that cheap shot. n/t  Raven   Oct-22-09 04:45 PM   #33 
  - Been used to it for 30+ years  WilliamPitt   Oct-22-09 04:46 PM   #34 
     - My answer is in a small poem:  Raven   Oct-22-09 04:52 PM   #41 
  - It's really easy to fix this by opening up Medicare to all who want to buy  Cleita   Oct-22-09 04:52 PM   #42 
  - So you still think that a shell game being played under your nose  Cleita   Oct-22-09 04:59 PM   #45 
  - Bingo!!  galloglas   Oct-22-09 05:33 PM   #52 
  - Heh, I knew what your punishment for being optimistic would be  HughMoran   Oct-22-09 07:47 PM   #55 
  - The name should NOT be offensive  galloglas   Oct-22-09 05:17 PM   #48 
  - there's nothing wrong with sticking up for your kid. nt  jonnyblitz   Oct-22-09 05:21 PM   #50 
     - I agree  galloglas   Oct-22-09 05:47 PM   #53 
  - See post #32  WilliamPitt   Oct-22-09 04:48 PM   #37 
  - Sorry, but I can't say I'm thrilled by the "non profit board" idea  rvablue   Oct-22-09 04:27 PM   #25 
  - If you know much about non-profits, you know they aren't non-profits. nt  joeunderdog   Oct-22-09 04:41 PM   #31 
     - ?  WilliamPitt   Oct-22-09 04:47 PM   #35 
     - Isn't Blue Cross/Blue Shield non-profit?  tkmorris   Oct-22-09 05:13 PM   #47 
        - Skeptical is good  WilliamPitt   Oct-22-09 05:18 PM   #49 
        - NO  MNDemNY   Oct-22-09 09:01 PM   #56 
     - Hence, my comment.  rvablue   Oct-22-09 04:47 PM   #36 
  - Not even a meatball Will.  Cleita   Oct-22-09 04:30 PM   #28 
  - Hey Will, how about a real conversation sometime?  Joe Fields   Oct-22-09 04:49 PM   #38 
  - This is my 10th reply in this thread.  WilliamPitt   Oct-22-09 04:50 PM   #40 
     - Don't overdo it.  Joe Fields   Oct-22-09 04:56 PM   #44 
        - I'd offer the same advice to you  WilliamPitt   Oct-22-09 05:12 PM   #46 
  - SEE POST #32  WilliamPitt   Oct-22-09 04:49 PM   #39 
  - Expect Fox news to go into full blown smear/lie mode tomorrow  Kingofalldems   Oct-22-09 05:23 PM   #51 
  - they need to get on with this, and give the people what they want.  bdamomma   Oct-22-09 09:02 PM   #57 

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