Thursday, June 25, 2015

The Trials of Obama's Health Insurance Scheme

The federal government has agreed to pay $570,000 in legal fees to attorneys who handled Conestoga Wood Specialties' successful challenge of the Affordable Care Act's birth control mandate.
California's state health insurance exchange is engaged in a campaign to hide its operations from scrutiny. Congressional Budget Office report suggests that Obama's scheme will cost about $50,000 to insure each person. The GOP reaffirmed their commitment to repeal Obama's scheme as the House of Representatives voted 239-186 to do so. Finally, the number of veterans who are on waiting lists for a month or longer skyrocketed by 50% in a year.

Liberalism is About Mass Murder

The Dutch are considering offering euthanasia to children under the age of 12. Assisted suicide in Flanders now accounts for 5% of all deaths. Many of the victims were not suffering from terminal illness. Some of them commit suicide on a whim or for financial reasons. In fact, thousands of Belgians have been euthanized even though they never asked for it. Euthanasia cases in Belgium in 2013 jumped by 27% over the previous year. Fortunately, there are still parts of the US that are holding out against mass murder. The Republican state senate of Maine voted 18-17 against a proposal to legalize euthanasia.

The Nature of Democrats is Stinginess

For the past 6 years, VP Biden gave an average of $369/year to charity. Last year alone, I donated about $5,800 to charity and I don't earn anywhere close to his salary. So, just one year of my donation is equivalent to 15 years of his donations.

Green Energy is Overpriced

As the use of green energy becomes more prevalent, energy prices are skyrocketing. Meanwhile, research suggests that $5,000 worth of energy efficiency upgrades only saved $2,400 in energy costs.

French Economy Continues Its Smooth Ride Down Hill

The French unemployment rate reached 9.9%. The socialist government felt compelled to drop its class warfare-style 75% tax on the rich.

Spice can Erase Fear

Curcumin, a bright-yellow compound found in the root of the Indian spice turmeric, prevented new fear memories being stored in the brain, and also removed pre-existing fear memories....

World’s Last Male Northern White Rhinoceros

It is under guard in Kenya.

Penny from 1792

It was sold for almost $2.6 million.