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Forum: General Discussion 12-23-2009, 02:39 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,332
Posted By Morgeruat
Cool Dude Re: Single-payer health care plan dies in Senate

How about, I can recognize when someone has a valid point without buying into all of their rhetoric or repeating it.

To take someone I disagree with fervently for example, Michael Moore. There IS...
Forum: General Discussion 12-23-2009, 02:32 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,332
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Single-payer health care plan dies in Senate

Chewie was speaking very directly about being able to provide health care to someone in need, short of becoming a doctor himself and working at a free clinic entirely pro-bono it's the most direct...
Forum: General Discussion 12-23-2009, 09:30 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,332
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Single-payer health care plan dies in Senate

Feel free to go down to an ER and hand them a credit card to pay for people without insurance, it is not the government's place to mandate that I, or anyone else, be forced to do so.
Forum: General Discussion 12-23-2009, 09:26 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,332
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Single-payer health care plan dies in Senate

Because Ann commenting on insurance allowing aborted fetuses covered by the healthcare bill to get boob jobs, also mandated to be covered by health insurance laws adds to the value or factual nature...
Forum: General Discussion 12-23-2009, 09:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 923
Posted By Morgeruat
Cool Dude Re: Pyramid UFO over Kremlin

Statement made based on discussions with people who also had access to TS and above levels of information, as well as a couple of references online... it wasn't referred to as a railgun, but from the...
Forum: General Discussion 12-22-2009, 08:37 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 671
Posted By Morgeruat
Forum: General Discussion 12-22-2009, 08:22 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 923
Posted By Morgeruat
Cool Dude Re: Pyramid UFO over Kremlin

Challenger explosion. The Challenger was going to put a railgun in space, great tool for launching satellites to check out the solar system, and a great weapon if anyone down here pissed off the US....
Forum: General Discussion 12-22-2009, 08:16 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,332
Posted By Morgeruat
Interested Re: Single-payer health care plan dies in Senate

Generally before I post anything by her I scrub it, and if you check the original articles (the liberal lies about healthcare series) it's apparent where irrelevant or hateful speech has been...
Forum: General Discussion 12-22-2009, 08:03 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,332
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Single-payer health care plan dies in Senate

I guess you missed the part where Cerek watched Bowling for Columbine and had his stance on the movie significantly softened (while still standing by the well established proof of a stream of...
Forum: General Discussion 12-21-2009, 02:26 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,332
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Single-payer health care plan dies in Senate

Yup, ignore the facts because of the source, sounds a lot like the Glenn Beck thread. Say what you want about the source, but you can't refute the facts being presented.

Also, don't discount crazy...
Forum: General Discussion 12-21-2009, 01:06 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,332
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Single-payer health care plan dies in Senate

Simple tactic really Cerek, taking umbrage allows one to end discussion by derailing it into a "You're mean to me" hissy fit.
Forum: General Discussion 12-21-2009, 11:00 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,332
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Single-payer health care plan dies in Senate

Oh, I'm sure everyone posting here is aware, but the bill isn't dead by any means, Ben Nelson was bought off(restrictions on physician owned hospitals was lifted for Nebraska and the Federal Gov't...
Forum: General Discussion 12-21-2009, 09:50 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,332
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Single-payer health care plan dies in Senate

Data from Moebs Services which recently appeared in the FT shows that US banks will collect roughly $38 billion in overdraft penalties link....
Forum: General Discussion 12-21-2009, 09:22 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,332
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Single-payer health care plan dies in Senate

The fact that people like you disregard the information because of the source without bothering with the validity of the information is why I didn't source the article. I'd like to see you dispute...
Forum: General Discussion 12-18-2009, 09:44 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,332
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Single-payer health care plan dies in Senate

And one more before I go, in the epidemic thread, the BBC article I quoted mentioned a death rate of .026% death rate from swine flu in Britain, in the US it's .018%, a significant, if small...
Forum: General Discussion 12-18-2009, 09:42 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,332
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Single-payer health care plan dies in Senate

(18) America's lower life expectancy compared to countries with socialist health care proves that their medical systems are superior.

President Obama has too much intellectual pride to make such a...
Forum: General Discussion 12-18-2009, 09:38 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,332
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Single-payer health care plan dies in Senate

(16) America's relatively low life expectancy compared to countries with socialist health care proves welfare-state health care is better.

Trying to evaluate the quality of a nation's health care...
Forum: General Discussion 12-18-2009, 09:34 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,332
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Single-payer health care plan dies in Senate

(10) National health care won't cover illegal aliens -- as the president has twice claimed in recent radio appearances.

Technically, what Obama said is that the bill isn't "designed" to give...
Forum: General Discussion 12-18-2009, 09:29 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,332
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Single-payer health care plan dies in Senate

(6) There will be no rationing under national health care.

Anyone who says that is a liar. And all Democrats are saying it. (Hey, look -- I have two-thirds of a syllogism!)

Apparently,...
Forum: General Discussion 12-18-2009, 09:24 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,332
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Single-payer health care plan dies in Senate

(1) National health care will punish the insurance companies.

You want to punish insurance companies? Make them compete.

As Adam Smith observed, whenever two businessmen meet, "the...
Forum: General Discussion 12-18-2009, 03:29 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,332
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Single-payer health care plan dies in Senate

Incorrent, of those 44 million, 14 million are here illegally, and thus ineligible, but that doesn't matter because by law emergency rooms cannot turn away patients.

A further large chunk are...
Forum: General Discussion 12-18-2009, 03:27 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,332
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Single-payer health care plan dies in Senate

A couple of things have to be taken into account for that statistic to hold water. First, you have to correlate length of life to quality of care, which isn't necessarily true.

Then, you have to...
Forum: General Discussion 12-18-2009, 12:46 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,332
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Single-payer health care plan dies in Senate

There's also nothing about tort reform. By all means fire the quacks remove their licenses and reimburse patients, but PA is suffering from a shortage of skilled doctors because malpractice insurance...
Forum: General Discussion 12-18-2009, 07:35 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,332
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Single-payer health care plan dies in Senate

Well, with the best healthcare system in the world (cancer survival rates are just one simple example), it's no surprise they don't want it "reformed." They want care expanded and costs down.
Forum: General Discussion 12-17-2009, 03:28 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,332
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Single-payer health care plan dies in Senate

Agreed, years ago I heard of a guy in Alaska, friend of a friend type thing while I was in the military, who started up a property insurance company, everything went great, they had quite a sizable...
Forum: General Discussion 12-17-2009, 10:59 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,332
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Single-payer health care plan dies in Senate

Another difference between car insurance? You can go online, pick and choose your coverage, what you want/need coverage for, what amounts, etc, and you can pick from hundreds of insurers across the...
Forum: General Discussion 12-17-2009, 09:04 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,209
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Need some December help - Donations :(

Agreed, I had a few things come through that fucked me in the ass, and prevented me from paying my rent (which is already a month late due to a similar situation last month), I can spare a few $ in a...
Forum: General Discussion 12-17-2009, 08:59 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,332
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Single-payer health care plan dies in Senate

I've got friends who live on less than 12k a year, and my parents raised 8 kids on about that much, so yeah, it can be done, it's not comfortable, nor flashy, but you can survive on it.
Forum: General Discussion 12-17-2009, 08:49 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,332
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Single-payer health care plan dies in Senate

You do realize that he was making them read the bill... Didn't Obama's "transparency in government" initiative that he told the people he would bring in with him, didn't it say bills would be posted...
Forum: General Discussion 12-16-2009, 01:51 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 8,418
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Grist for the mill--Climate Change Shenanigans

It's also worth noting at the Climate Summit, OPEC is lobbying for reparations. They want us to pay them for the oil we would have bough, but won't if we go green, yeah, pay them for a product we're...
Forum: General Discussion 12-15-2009, 09:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 688
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: looking for a place to buy books online

Was it ever printed in HC? A lot of new or untested authors only get paperback releases. Heck, Bob Salvatore didn't get a HC release until... Spine of the World IIRC
Forum: General Discussion 12-15-2009, 08:50 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 8,418
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Grist for the mill--Climate Change Shenanigans

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20091215/ap_on_sc/climate

There's the crux of it, right there. Bleed the wealth off of 1st world countries, redistribution, "foreign aid", however you want to put it,...
Forum: General Discussion 12-14-2009, 02:54 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 8,418
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Grist for the mill--Climate Change Shenanigans

Contradicting yourself there MH
Forum: General Discussion 12-14-2009, 02:52 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 8,418
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Grist for the mill--Climate Change Shenanigans

Then he really did nothing to earn it except get elected on an "I'm not Bush" platform. Thanks for admitting that.
Forum: General Discussion 12-14-2009, 12:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 760
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Not Even a Peanut

Interesting point... and one I hadn't considered before... in the USSR the orphans (which considering the population decimation of WWII was a very large group, proportionately) became wards of the...
Forum: General Discussion 12-14-2009, 10:52 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 8,418
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Grist for the mill--Climate Change Shenanigans

It does illustrate a number of his character traits however, especially his sense of entitlement and massive personal ego. At the end of the day however, he's simply a Chicago political machine...
Forum: General Discussion 12-14-2009, 09:56 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 8,418
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Grist for the mill--Climate Change Shenanigans

In the twelve days between being sworn in and the end of the nomination period for the Prize?
Forum: General Discussion 12-14-2009, 09:48 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 8,418
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Grist for the mill--Climate Change Shenanigans

Funny thing about that, in 81, when the Gov't studies began, Reagan was in office, in 90, when the law was enacted, GHW Bush was in office, two Republicans, imagine that...
Forum: General Discussion 12-14-2009, 09:39 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 8,418
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Grist for the mill--Climate Change Shenanigans

http://newsbusters.org/blogs/noel-sheppard/2007/10/09/court-identifies-eleven-inaccuracies-al-gore-s-inconvenient-truth
Forum: General Discussion 12-14-2009, 09:34 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 8,418
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Grist for the mill--Climate Change Shenanigans

Don't forget the emails discussing changing the meaning of "peer review" to further exclude dissenting conclusions and data.
Forum: General Discussion 12-14-2009, 08:34 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 8,418
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Grist for the mill--Climate Change Shenanigans

The wikipedia article on Antarctica bears this out, stating that were the ice to melt much of the landmass would be submerged due to the increased water level, however, without the weight of the ice...
Forum: General Discussion 12-11-2009, 07:46 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 8,418
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Grist for the mill--Climate Change Shenanigans

Say I go to the dentist, and he takes some X-rays on me, and tells me my wisdom teeth are growing at the wrong angles and need to be removed. As a patient, I would ask to see the x-rays (as would my...
Forum: General Discussion 12-10-2009, 02:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 972
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: The Fall of the American Empire?

No cash bonuses at Goldman Sachs: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/business/8406860.stm

I addition to the stories Z posted, they're definitely trying to take attention off of themselves as ultrawealthy...
Forum: General Discussion 12-10-2009, 02:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,045
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: A Million people hit by 'Plague Worse than the Swine Flu' in the Ukraine.

Semi-related

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/health/8406723.stm

Swine Flu, in Britain has a death rate of 1/10th of 1/4 of a %, or 0.026, The scare, is much ado about nothing.

Still no coverage...
Forum: General Discussion 12-10-2009, 12:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 972
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: The Fall of the American Empire?

"You don't see them ■■■■■■■ each other over for a Goddamn Percent" ~ Ellen Ripley, Aliens
Forum: General Discussion 12-10-2009, 09:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 355
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Possible Tea Party / GOP split?

Libertarian protest wing actually, though Republican party mouthpieces like Limbaugh and Hannity were quick to try and claim the movement for the Repugs.

And Chewie, that differs from Al Gore...
Forum: General Discussion 12-10-2009, 07:59 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 8,418
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Grist for the mill--Climate Change Shenanigans

Yes, the Scripture should not be read or interpretted except by the Priest, it should all be written in Latin so as to be inaccessible to the layman, that way they'll have to take us at our word that...
Forum: General Discussion 12-10-2009, 07:31 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 8,418
Posted By Morgeruat
Re: Grist for the mill--Climate Change Shenanigans

Except that if it's occurring across ALL planets in the solar system, there's got to be more to it than man-made greenhouse gases. The point is, while you can dismiss any data you disagree with as a...
Forum: General Discussion 12-10-2009, 07:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 355
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Forum: General Discussion 12-09-2009, 01:26 PM
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Views: 505
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