The Obamacare Follies

The Obamacare Follies Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) has taken to saying that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is in a “death spiral”. This is demonstrably untrue. The so-called “death spiral” has a very specific meaning. It’s what happens when health insurance premiums rise so much that young and healthy enrollees drop coverage…

A Little Empathy, Please

A Little Empathy, Please Empathy: the experiencing as one’s own the feelings of another (Merriam-Webster Dictionary). When I was a young man just out of college I used to hit the town on Saturday nights with my buddies. These guys liked going out late, so we would usually close some bar at 4 a.m. and…