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9 days ago.
by slinky
Valveguy
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Obamacare is not "FREE" health care

People have finally realized that the word “free” is nowhere to be found in Obamacare’s “ Affordable Health Care Act”. Coverage under President Barack Obama's health care law won't be cheap. A study released Thursday by the nonprofit Kaiser Family Foundation found that government tax credits would lower the sticker price on a benchmark "silver" policy to a little over $190 a month for single people making about $29,000, regardless of their age. For uninsured people who are paying nothing today, this is still a big cost that they're expected to fit into their budgets.

 
 

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absolem

Those concerns should be addressed as well. Voting integrity is a must for any side.

Posted 448 days ago.

BeRight

WTF? You have to be a Citizen to get free stuff? Where did that come from?

Posted 448 days ago.

BeRight

Some 200,000 Obamacare enrollees are about to be kicked off their insurance policies after they failed to confirm that they are legally living in the United States administration officials announced Thursday. Under the health law, people enrolled in exchange policies must be able to prove legal status.

Last summer, the administration announced that there were significant discrepancies in hundreds of thousands of Obamacare applications—specifically dealing with citizenship. Health officials sent out letters in August to about 300,000 enrollees with application discrepancies asking them to send in relevant documents to confirm their legal status and resolve the issue.

Posted 448 days ago.

absolem

o.k. thanks a bunch.

Posted 451 days ago.

absolem

OWO....is fred still sick or has he recovered from his pneumonia? i called MMH the other day but he was not listed as a current patient.

Posted 451 days ago.

BeRight

Ohwiseone: you must have been gone a few days. When are you going back?

Posted 452 days ago.

absolem

With the help of the little blue pill you will still be reaching for the stars in the end.

Posted 454 days ago.

absolem

* oil-boy

Posted 454 days ago.

absolem

End of story...i certainly hope not. You may settle for ant cap but I'm shooting for being the oil-based for the Tropicana tan girls.

Posted 454 days ago.

absolem

Stillhere...you are more than that. we all serve a purpose in this thing we call life. we burst upon the scene without choice and are let loose to tend to our endeavors. there is a reason why we are allowed the privilage to perceive the world that was created for our dwelling. that reason is a contentious one to say the least and will not have a definitive answer anytime soon i believe. if a unifying reason exists....i certainly hope it is a pleasurable one.

Posted 455 days ago.

absolem

moderation...if we care for our animals they will care for us...except for maybe reptiles. they are just too cold-blooded to care. 8-)

Posted 455 days ago.

absolem

correction..should read..."it is not unusual"

Posted 455 days ago.

absolem

Stillhere...sadly there are too many mudholes in our society that need stomping til dry. it is unusual to pick up a paper..(that sounds odd to say these days) and read about a parent or someone abusing or taking the life of a child. i can't comprehend what stimulus it would take to do that sort of thing. i did not take what you wrote as personal by any stretch of the imagination. one thing that is certain is that as much as we hold dear the sanctity of life, we would be remiss to not acknowledge that the world will go on without us or anyone else.

Posted 455 days ago.

moderation

Yes,tired, they are fragile.

Posted 455 days ago.

moderation

Speaking of speculation on what level of 'gratitude' a critter may experience,as a result of a positive human action,I have to say, my dogs chose to nap close to the fire last night,and rejected several offers to go outside into the frigid air.Even our in and out house cat became scarce at the offers.I can't say how grateful they may have been, but they made the same choice I would have made, gratefully.

Posted 455 days ago.

moderation

Sorry to hear about you your biddys, doc.

Posted 455 days ago.

absolem

i understand what you are saying. it reminds me of a conversation i had with a dear friend the other day. i mentioned that i had discovered a unique way of heating my cats food prior to serving outside. he stated that in his opinion, it did not matter and that the actions i took were more to satify my feelings of what the cat would want verses what the cat would actually need. i think what he said is true to a certain extent. we humanize so many things in this life to appease our own sensibilities rather than allowing nature to run its course. although...truth be known...my cat seems to appreciate the effort i expend in heating up its food...or maybe i am just assuming she does. either way it works for me.

Posted 455 days ago.

absolem

stillhere...interesting statement. it got me thinking...which is not only dangerous but tends to distract me from many tasks at hand. nonetheless, the concept of death or dying could simply be a change in the state of matter and the loss of the resultant perceived effect from a particular state of being. death and rebirth represent the pinnacle of recycling. concerning life and death...."don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened".

Posted 455 days ago.

moderation

Good looking bird,tired.

Posted 455 days ago.

moderation

The chickens are productive,absolem.

Posted 455 days ago.
 
 
 
 

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