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  1. Fangbeer replied to the thread The Eye Popping Cost of Medicare for all.

    They found documents, claimed that the documents document undocumented documentation and insinuated that they document undocumented spending, which they clearly don't. That's...

    Oct 20, 2019 at 11:13 AM
  2. Fangbeer replied to the thread The Eye Popping Cost of Medicare for all.

    Things you hope will happen in the future are not empirical facts.

    Oct 19, 2019 at 12:21 PM
  3. Fangbeer replied to the thread The Eye Popping Cost of Medicare for all.

    People who think they can competently re-engineer a multi trillion dollar system and everything will turn out exactly as they expect suffer from: [MEDIA]

    Oct 19, 2019 at 10:53 AM
  4. Fangbeer replied to the thread The Eye Popping Cost of Medicare for all.

    If wishes were horses.

    Oct 19, 2019 at 10:49 AM
  5. Fangbeer replied to the thread The Eye Popping Cost of Medicare for all.

    Quoted from the article: That's some grade A reporting right there. Only the government has the power to document undocumented activity... Once again an accounting...

    Oct 19, 2019 at 8:28 AM
  6. Fangbeer replied to the thread The Eye Popping Cost of Medicare for all.

    I guess it would be profound to someone who thinks you can use an accounting practice to pay for things. My car depreciated 2k dollars this year. What should I buy?

    Oct 19, 2019 at 8:19 AM
  7. Fangbeer replied to the thread The Eye Popping Cost of Medicare for all.

    Nobody ever sees it coming until they're dead. Then what can ya do?

    Oct 18, 2019 at 6:12 PM
  8. Fangbeer replied to the thread The Eye Popping Cost of Medicare for all.

    That's some prediction. In what way will more people die after the change?

    Oct 18, 2019 at 4:28 PM
  9. Fangbeer replied to the thread The Eye Popping Cost of Medicare for all.

    So you wouldn't give any of your money to the government unless you were forced to? Doesn't seem like you have a lot of confidence in their ability to spend your money better...

    Oct 18, 2019 at 4:15 PM
  10. Fangbeer replied to the thread The Eye Popping Cost of Medicare for all.

    Me spending my own money...is anarchy? uhh.. not following. Are you suggesting that the opposition to increasing government authority to tax and spend is akin to advocating...

    Oct 18, 2019 at 3:26 PM
  11. Fangbeer replied to the thread The Eye Popping Cost of Medicare for all.

    A pipe dream of cost savings which completely ignores the change to the supply and demand curves for the actual delivery of care. the "net savings" you keep referring to can't...

    Oct 18, 2019 at 2:37 PM
  12. Fangbeer replied to the thread The Eye Popping Cost of Medicare for all.

    Why don't you just pretend I am and let me use my own money the way I see fit?

    Oct 18, 2019 at 2:30 PM
  13. Fangbeer replied to the thread The Eye Popping Cost of Medicare for all.

    It's so strange to me that she has a BA in economics. She should know what she's saying is false, but does she?

    Oct 18, 2019 at 11:43 AM
  14. Fangbeer replied to the thread The Eye Popping Cost of Medicare for all.

    Let's pay for healthcare for all with the number of dollars real estate value lost during the housing bubble. We could really have good care if we add in the money from the...

    Oct 18, 2019 at 10:54 AM
  15. Fangbeer replied to the thread The Eye Popping Cost of Medicare for all.

    I think he realizes that. It's a mental experiement. Even if wage behaves exactly the way proponents intended (a doubling of wage), the effect is not what they intend. (No...

    Oct 18, 2019 at 10:41 AM
  16. Fangbeer replied to the thread The Eye Popping Cost of Medicare for all.

    [IMG] Raising taxes on the rich won't do it.

    Oct 18, 2019 at 10:24 AM
  17. Fangbeer replied to the thread The Eye Popping Cost of Medicare for all.

    Money that doesn't exist cannot pay for things.

    Oct 18, 2019 at 10:17 AM
  18. Fangbeer replied to the thread The Eye Popping Cost of Medicare for all.

    That number is just an estimate of what it would take to get the program off the ground. It in no way includes the cost of the obligation promised by the program, which over...

    Oct 18, 2019 at 10:16 AM
  19. Fangbeer replied to the thread "Who's gonna pay for Medicare for all?" is either stupid or disingenuous.

    You very well might have been great at sales, but you aren't 400 billion a year great. You suggested taking 400 billion dollars you didn't create, and allocating it to your...

    Oct 18, 2019 at 9:52 AM
  20. Fangbeer replied to the thread "Who's gonna pay for Medicare for all?" is either stupid or disingenuous.

    There's no two systems that can directly compared because the health of populations can't be directly compared. Cuba touts better heart disease statistics, for example, but...

    Oct 17, 2019 at 1:44 PM
  21. Fangbeer replied to the thread "Who's gonna pay for Medicare for all?" is either stupid or disingenuous.

    It's interesting to me how people fail to consider the negative consequences of their actions. What do you think that 20% is currently being used for? How do you think the...

    Oct 17, 2019 at 11:21 AM
  22. Fangbeer replied to the thread "Who's gonna pay for Medicare for all?" is either stupid or disingenuous.

    Health care is a limited resource. People are focused on the method of paying for the limited resource. They should be focused on the method of producing more of the limited...

    Oct 17, 2019 at 10:53 AM
  23. Fangbeer replied to the thread 1st A - Nahh, who wants that... Kamala H Calls for Twitter to Silence Trump and Delete His Account.

    I'll be glad when society realizes exactly how meaningless public communication has become. Whomever generates the most outrage garners the most attention. You don't say...

    Oct 16, 2019 at 9:41 AM
  24. Fangbeer replied to the thread Abolition of prison.

    Yeah that's a claim you're going to have to back up with evidence, please. After all, every person accused of a crime punishable by incarceration for more than six months has...

    Oct 14, 2019 at 2:23 PM