Live Sicker, Die Younger

Abby Zimet

As Democrats inexplicably fail to generate the requisite outrage at GOP plans to cut Medicare - and give more money to rich people who don't need it - the advocacy group Americans United for Change has begun an ad campaign blasting Paul Ryan and his mean-spirited cohorts, with a grandmotherly voice noting that Ryan "looks like a nice young man..." About time someone did it.

"This is not a path to prosperity, only a path to bankrupting seniors so Paris Hilton and BP can have another tax break. And there's nothing courageous about that."

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