Not surprising. I know a number of people in the medical field, mostly on the logistics side who are up in arms over Obamacare. Nobody knows what all the coding is. The codes coming in are all wrong. There are too many codes. Doctors aren’t being compensated correctly. Patients are confused as to who is paying for what. And I live where people are relatively savvy as to healthcare issues. I’m just down the road from a large medical school. I can only imagine what it’s like in other parts of the country.
Well done Ben. Great report.
“My wife said she didn’t know the lactose industry was so intolerant.”- Rep. Thomas Massie (KY)
In the attached article Glenn Reynolds examines the new, increasingly stratified America.
Months ago I wrote about the “hipster fascists.” These are the folks who hold themselves out to be in favor of new ideas and innovation but in fact find much comfort under the wing of the warm, suffocating, life squeezing, state. Andrew Leonard the author of the attached article, though far too old to be a hipster, strikes me as this sort of fellow.
He cries to the heavens. “Uber is out to take over the world! We must stop it now. Kill this capitalist demon spawn while it is still small enough to kill. Dear Government where are you!!!!”
You bet there is. It’s what we are fighting for. An economic system based on real prices, open markets, and sound money would serve the world so much better than the centrally planned, top down, command and control, fiat money system we must now endure.
A great introduction to the concepts behind environmental common law.
Why on earth is this woman now a potential felon? Gun issues are not our main concern here (though they are very important) but this situation deserves some attention.