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Thursday, June 14, 2012

Broccoli and the Supreme Court's health care ruling

Posted By on Thu, Jun 14, 2012 at 7:13 AM

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Fascinating article by James Stewart in the New York Times on how right-wingers (you know it: some of them funded by the Koch boys) created a metaphor about broccoli that may well drive the U.S. Supreme Court decision on the constitutionality of health care reform. Opponents scoff at its appropriateness — forced consumption of broccoli compared with mandates in a national health care system — but the inventors may get the last laugh.

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