“We used to hustle over the border for health care we received in Canada,” she said. “And I think now, isn't that ironic?”Ironic indeed. And I can think of some other words also. Like clueless, perhaps?
Maybe Canadians should be cracking down on American visitors, who have been streaming across the border to take advantage of their country's excellent health care system, then running back to the US to stir up fear and anger at any attempts to rationalize our own system. Maybe the Canadians ought to at least ask for an endorsement of their system before they fill prescriptions for hypocritical Americans.
Sarah Palin's continued campaign against health care reform also reminds me of these protesters:
(photo from CMA)