Wednesday, October 23, 2013


Red Simon

True to Form

The first acclaimed internet president rolls out Obamacare about as well he can give a speech without a teleprompter. Also true to form, White House Press Secretary Jay Carney ducked out of a press conference after being unable to answer simple questions from reporters. "I'm not a computer expert, I don't build websites" he said in response to reporters questions... apparently he's not a very good press secretary either.

"If you like your health insurance, you can keep it" - NBC

Florida Blue sent out 300,000 cancellation notices, roughly 80% of it's individual policies in the state.  Kaiser Permanente sent out 160,000 cancellation notices, roughly half its individual business in California while Blue Shield sent out 120,000 cancellations, roughly 60% of its individual business.  Independence Blue Cross in Pennsylvania dropped 45% of it's policies. NBC News

A Total Fiasco - CBS



"It was supposed to be an easy way for Americans to sign up for health care online. But this morning, the Department of Health and Human Services, which spent $500 million to build the site, is admitting it's a bust."
- Rebecca Jarvis on GMA

Anybody try to sign on or up?

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