I'm gonna just quote Michael O'Hare's whole post here:

Someone is going to trot out this story of a man who killed his wife in despair over not being able to pay her medical bills to argue for universal health care, so let me clarify in advance: this tragedy resulted because the couple disrespected the wisdom of their elected leader. They should have just gone to the emergency room, and everything would have been fine.



Exactly.

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