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You shouldn't


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StraightCashHomey21
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can't take away peoples freedom to get fat


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lowspark12
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frick that. I pay for my own damn health insurance, so I'll eat and drink whatever the hell I want to. Why should I be taxed?


I pay into an insurance plan through my employer... our rates get adjusted every year due to the amount of claims... at the end of the day, we all end up paying for the issues of everyone else. I would assume with universal health insurance, the issue will be on an even bigger scale.


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yay for Merica!


I fricking loathe the usage of this word.


4X4DEMON
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Stop the government handouts and free healthcare, fatties die of diabeetus, more money/less fatties=win/win


TigerRad
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HFCS is not the same as sugar. Gotta love misinformation.


Puhleeze.

It is economically different, but biologically the same. Face it bro.


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fatties die of diabeetus


Exactly. They are trying to legislate away natural selection. Phuck that.


4X4DEMON
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re: Judge invalidates Bloomberg's NYC soda ban - yay for Merica!
There's a reason they tell you not to feed the bears, amirite?


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TheCaterpillar
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I pay into an insurance plan through my employer... our rates get adjusted every year due to the amount of claims... at the end of the day, we all end up paying for the issues of everyone else. I would assume with universal health insurance, the issue will be on an even bigger scale.


Exactly.

We pay more if other people make more claims.


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RealityTiger
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Then we become accountable for their health care expenses because of their health problems
You're stepping over dollars to pick up pennies with that argument. Focus on all the people who show up at the hospital to receive free healthcare first. Then, worry about the fat people.

There's a reason shite is so expensive at the hospital. It's because you and I are paying for the people who didn't.

/hijack


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nola tiger lsu
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I am all for free markets but it is apparent that people can't control themselves. Then we become accountable for their health care expenses because of their health problems. In light of the decision I say just tax the F out of fast food and soft drinks.


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THRILLHO
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I am all for free markets


Not according to the rest of your post.


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Just publish the names&addys of all those unpatriotic, sugar drinking fatasses unsympathetic to the collective. That'll show em.



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lordguill
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Good. frick Bloomberg.


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TheOcean
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but with the ACA, we all could/will end up paying for the poor decisions of everyone else.


Um. You most certainly already pay for those poor decisions. Difference is that they receive sub-standard care from only being allowed to go to the ER AND it's more expensive for the people who foot the bill (taxpayers).


LSUTil_iDie
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'Bout fricking time


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TheOcean
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I would assume with universal health insurance, the issue will be on an even bigger scale.


No. The point is to push all of the healthy people that can afford insurance, but don't have it, into the insurance pool. That way it's cheaper for everyone that can afford insurance and everyone receives care.

Oh, and the government isn't forcing you to buy into Obamacare. You can opt out, you just pay a tax.
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blueboy
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I am all for free markets but it is apparent that people can't control themselves. Then we become accountable for their health care expenses because of their health problems. In light of the decision I say just tax the F out of fast food and soft drinks.

Exactly why I didn't want the government in charge of my health care. This is exactly the kind of nanny state attitude that we were stupid not to expect when we gave the government that much power.


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re: Judge invalidates Bloomberg's NYC soda ban - yay for Merica!
that was the dumbest shite i had ever heard



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Casty McBoozer
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re: Judge invalidates Bloomberg's NYC soda ban - yay for Merica!
I hate soda and I think it's one of the worst things you can do to your body, but I'm glad he invalidated the ban, shit's ridiculous.


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