Hoppe: “By perpetuating the employer-healthcare linkage, instead of pressing for the equivalent of Medicare for everybody, the Obama administration has enabled conservatives like Pence to continue to think of healthcare as something people earn through employment. This makes it morally acceptable in their view to use health insurance as a carrot, or incentive, to get people into the workforce.
It also assumes that poor people are poor by choice, and a lot of other things having to do with the way society works (or doesn’t) that don’t necessarily line up with reality as many people actually experience it.”
Wolves at TOTS: “There are moments of humor but Yockey also takes us off the path in disturbing new ways with no guarantees of happy endings.”
Super Bowl memes!
Obama speaks at Ivy Tech Friday, Angry Message Board Person loses the ability to string coherent sentences together — or punctuate.
NPR: “Gov. Walker's budget would make record cuts to the University of Wisconsin. To cope with the cuts, Walker says faculty could work more and teach more classes. The comments have left some aghast.”