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Show Of Hands February 3rd, 2014 3:29pm

Feb. 15 is “National Youth Enrollment Day,” a nationwide series of concerts, rallies and online campaigns aimed at convincing more "young and healthy" people to sign up for insurance under the Affordable Care Act. Will it work?

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BillieJoeCobain Earth turns from sanity
02/03/14 11:09 am

Okay kids! Go out and buy overpriced trashy insurance!

Think Lovin Life
02/03/14 11:15 am

... and the reason is because if you don't the emperor's nakedness will be exposed. So, pretty please do this to save MrO from the shame he deserves.

dudley northern Virginia woods
02/03/14 11:06 am

Ho-hum they are still campaigning . When will they ever learn, when will they e-e-ver learn ?

02/03/14 10:42 am

I'm a massive lib who agrees with the dems the majority kf he time, my question for them is: what indication do you have that it will? A few will sign up but i doubt it will get much attention

Think Lovin Life
02/03/14 11:05 am

There's a cream for that "massive liberal" thing you've got, but it's only covered by O'care after you satisfy the $10,000 annual deductible. Sorry, gone are the days of affordable in any relation to health care, MrO and his minions have made sure!

02/03/14 11:33 am

Hohoho thats kinda funny, but no seriously everyone knows obamacare is garbage leislation and no liberal thought of it as a fix to our system. I think if healthcare didnt involve proppig up an entire insurance industry itd bw ACTUALLY cheaper...

02/03/14 11:34 am

But paying for healthcare ONCE doesnt make any sense. We should pay a good but in taxes, a lot in insurance wheather we need it ir not(already double paying) then again for what insurance is too cheap to cover is CLEARLY the best system

Think Lovin Life
02/03/14 12:24 pm

If only "everyone" admitted O'care won't work, we'd be able to start over. Unfortunately to many low info voters prompted up the Manchurian Candidate for a second round.

Let's hope the low info voters can at least calculate the cost of THEIR mess!

02/03/14 12:45 pm

Yea some people will be all yhe way to each side of an argument(aka wrong) all the time

Think Lovin Life
02/04/14 11:45 pm

Armadillo ... you're suggesting that "luke warm" is the answer to standing for right vs wrong. It sounds like you're trying to excuse the extremist MrO.

Nationalist Defend Liberty
02/03/14 10:32 am

A complete waste of taxpayer dollars.

Think Lovin Life
02/03/14 10:52 am

The least of MrO's wastes!

Moon Iowa
02/03/14 10:03 am

Define work. They did the same thing we rock the vote and that was deemed successful.

Think Lovin Life
02/03/14 10:53 am

If one foaming at the mouth liberal signs up it'll be "deemed" a success.

studlies idaho
02/03/14 11:40 am

You don't have to pay to vote. Completely different principle at play here. Young adults don't care about health insurance, I didn't at that age.

Think Lovin Life
02/05/14 12:01 am

Studlies ... ah, but MrO is expecting that "his" adoring millennials will run out to buy his lies just to keep him propped up.

riggsy Myrtle Beach, S.C.
02/03/14 9:51 am

Nope. Because crap is crap, no matter what you call it.

curtron basement of the Alamo
02/03/14 9:50 am

"Hi, we need your money so we can give it to unhealthy people! Sign up now!"

Zod Above Pugetropolis
02/03/14 9:32 am

Probably not. There is no reason to leave their parents plan until they are practically middle-aged, and no reason to sign up at all until they're sick. On the other hand, they do often like crowds and causes and doing whatever the crowd is doing.

Think Lovin Life
02/03/14 10:55 am

In other words, young people are lemmings, and MrO is hoping that he can steer them off the cliff of Mount O'care with group think and his personal cool.

studlies idaho
02/03/14 11:42 am

I think Zod has a good point, people will show up, but they won't sign up.

elcondor Rural Southern Indiana
02/03/14 9:27 am

Young people? I thought they were still on mommy and daddy's insurance until they are 26? What gives?

think4yourself Not a safe space
02/03/14 6:07 pm

Liberals usually don't mature until 50-55 if they do at all.

02/03/14 9:25 am

I hope they are using Richard Simmons, like California spent 1.37 million on. Never have I seen an Administration propagandize, oh wait, history shows it has. How dumb, youth can stay on parents insurance until 26, now really who is signing up?

02/03/14 9:25 am

If continued... By next year it will.

eLucidate writing
02/03/14 9:23 am

It will work toward increasing enrollment.

02/03/14 9:51 am

Maybe in your state they will hand out free joints. Once the kids are high they will hand out pens.

rickvee Living the dream
02/03/14 9:10 am

This sounds familiar to something from the late 1930s/early 1940s... What was it again...? Oh yeah, Hitler youth. Get them to depend on us early and they'll stay true to the cause.

cowboy Doors of Perception
02/03/14 9:03 am

I hope not, but children are ignorant. Which is why the Communists go to college campuses.

Posco BBQ Enthusiast
02/03/14 9:06 am

Flillbonkersten Puig
02/03/14 8:59 am

I'm young and healthy, and there's no way in hell I'm going to sign of for that shit

Jack14 Massachusetts
02/03/14 8:51 am

It's obvious to the young people Obamacare is a bad deal for them unless they need truckloads of birth control.

rickvee Living the dream
02/03/14 9:08 am

They can get that free of charge from Planned Parenthood.

02/03/14 10:37 am

Exactly why it shouldn't be in obamacare

Liberty 4,032,064
02/03/14 8:44 am

We're already forced to do it or pay penalties to the federal government. Having an idiotically-named day isn't going to do anything.

TheLastAmerican fairfax
02/03/14 8:42 am

The affordable care act pretty muh targets young white males to pay for others health insurance.

Rosebud Ohio
02/03/14 8:45 am

You forgot single, as well as the older but not elderly people and couples.
(not sure the significance/point of race though...)

Think Lovin Life
02/03/14 11:01 am

Rosebud ... have you checked the unemployment of young blacks since the rudderless one took power?

MrO must really "care" about young blacks as we can see that he sure doesn't want them to work.

druggist illinois
02/03/14 2:51 pm

What does race have to do with anything? Young people ( millenials) of both races are having a hard tome finding employment in this economy.

think4yourself Not a safe space
02/03/14 6:11 pm

Blacks have suffered the worst under obama.

Rosebud Ohio
02/03/14 7:43 pm

Well black people are required to have it too... there's no clause that says a certain skin tone or employment status that exempts you from O care as far as I know. So I'm not sure what the point of your comment could possibly be.

tdyakker lost
02/03/14 8:54 am


chickencookie Jihad Joe
02/03/14 12:17 pm

Yeah well I think you people are a bunch of "goo goo" bars. Lol

tidford My little piece of heaven
02/03/14 8:41 am

It will work at spending a lot of money for no significant results. Idiots will yammer about it, morons will tout it, and the country will be poorer as a result.

It will utterly fail the nation, thereby serving Obama & the Left by weakening us.

Sundance State of Confusion
02/03/14 8:44 am

You took the words right out of my mouth. I agree 1000% !

TomLaney1 Jesus is Lord
02/03/14 8:38 am

Of course not! Young people aren't idiots!

Wait . . .

Casper Deep inthe Heart ofTexas
02/03/14 7:08 pm

Democrats come in all ages

jvc1133 61535
02/03/14 8:32 am

"O" should stop kicking a dead horse

Keldeo Laverre City
02/03/14 8:32 am

Wait, do I get school off?!?

02/03/14 8:31 am

Those who want to sign up, they already did.