August 25, 2010

Obama Prevaricated, Seniors Got Unmedicated!

Three Rabbis and an Eskimo walk into a gay bar. The ostrich says "If you like your current health care plan -- you can keep it!" Ha! That one gets me everytime. AP:

WASHINGTON -- A plan by Medicare to try to make it simpler for consumers to pick drug coverage could force 3 million seniors to switch plans next year whether they like it or not, says an independent analysis.

That risks undercutting President Barack Obama's promise that people can keep their health plans if they like them.

And it could be an unwelcome surprise for many seniors who hadn't intended to make a change during Medicare's open enrollment season this fall.

To be fair, they are trying to make it easier to pick coverage. If there's only one plan...

Health Care Posted by John Kranz at August 25, 2010 11:50 AM

Dang, I thought I had a winner with the headline. I tweeted and did a bit of link whoring. Blogging does feed one's humility. If my Mom were here...

Posted by: jk at August 25, 2010 3:48 PM

"Got unmedicated" is one two many syllables. Mabye "de-medicated" would have done the trick.

Posted by: johngalt at August 26, 2010 2:43 PM | What do you think? [2]