Stopping Obamacare At Any Cost Even If We Have to Shoot It Because Founding Principles and Freedom and Terrorism and Other Stuff

Abby Zimet

For reasons known only to them, the right-wingers at Heritage Foundation are going all out this week with the launch of their campaign to stop the unconstitutional horror that is taking care of sick people. Thus do we have: 14 GOP Senators threatening to force a government shutdown unless Obamacare is defunded; half a million dollars in ads targeting other Republicans who don't agree that the absolute worstest thing in the universe is letting regular people get health care and thus we must do everything in our power to stop it,  including shutting down the government, such as it is; threats to make health care more expensive because, who knows; the start of a nine-stop "Defund Obamacare Tour" of town halls across the country to convince people that this "unworkable, unaffordable law" will destroy marriage and kill old people and wreck our fine country (though they will be tailed by liberal groups saying, umm, actually, not); and an effort to create an anti-Obamacare Internet meme go viral by urging people to tweet and post photos of their best arguments against government-abetted health care, like pictures of grumpy cats and this picture Heritage posted on their site of the great Jeff Bridges in, alas, reportedly the worst movie ever made, brandishing his guns at Obamacare with the caption, “He said #stopobamacare! Are you listening?” because, see, guns solve everything, like this communist idea of taking care of sick people. Best comment in response to the post: "Who the hell are you people?"

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