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Heads are exploding (Original Post) MFM008 Apr 2014 OP
They are indeed "exploding". They don't believe it. Just like they didn't believe election night. Tarheel_Dem Apr 2014 #1
Didn't you love what Rachel Maddow did last night? calimary Apr 2014 #9
I! LOVED! IT! Randi Rhodes has been playing the "death spiral" montage on her show today. Tarheel_Dem Apr 2014 #13
RWers took over the only progressive radio station we had in the Los Angeles Iliyah Apr 2014 #21
just so u know they are still doing their shows, steph is on free speech tv & leftyohiolib Apr 2014 #29
I listen to them... RoccoRyg Apr 2014 #30
I don't know if you're able to stream, but you can still catch Steph & Randi online. Tarheel_Dem Apr 2014 #51
And I must say one thing more. Every time I see megyn kelly, there's part of me that questions calimary Apr 2014 #39
I don't watch that network but that sounds like it could be a lighting problem. MADem Apr 2014 #45
I've only seen Kelly in clips, but I hadn't noticed. I'll have to pay closer attention. Tarheel_Dem Apr 2014 #53
I love Randi Rhodes. nt Sarah Ibarruri Apr 2014 #52
I have my days. When her show is all about Rush & Fox News, I switch to music. I don't care.... Tarheel_Dem Apr 2014 #54
I look for information and am fine with the trashing of evil a-holes too. nt Sarah Ibarruri Apr 2014 #55
Thanks for that calimary.. it was "Obama's Waterloo" alright.. only Cha Apr 2014 #22
Her opening segment the day after the 2012 election was a thing of beauty stopwastingmymoney Apr 2014 #43
I love it and i especially love it when he stuck it up the elephants ass!! Vietnameravet Apr 2014 #2
K&R marions ghost Apr 2014 #3
Noticed this today----- Wellstone ruled Apr 2014 #4
Teabags are flying everywhere Dopers_Greed Apr 2014 #5
No worries! The ACA should cover that! KansDem Apr 2014 #6
I don't know. Maybe the HMOs don't cover self-inflicted wounds. TrollBuster9090 Apr 2014 #7
Mr. Porky Pants was having a fit . Grassy Knoll Apr 2014 #8
lol who is mr porky pants? Voice for Peace Apr 2014 #18
My guess was limbaugh? Cha Apr 2014 #23
.. Grassy Knoll Apr 2014 #26
I immediately thought of Porky Rove and his manufactured realities. Voice for Peace Apr 2014 #34
Porky rove or Porky rush - meh, who cares? They're all gas giants to me. calimary Apr 2014 #40
Sing along with Barack, Jon & Rachel DFW Apr 2014 #49
That's a good one. eom Blanks Apr 2014 #50
+1 narnian60 Apr 2014 #57
What a good feeling. Rightie's heads exploding. Enthusiast Apr 2014 #10
Republican exploding head syndrome - a preexisting condition now covered thanks to Obamacare! herding cats Apr 2014 #11
Yes, but does Obamacare cover CRIS.... rdmtimp Apr 2014 #44
My son is enrolled, and not only is my daughter enrolled, but she's able to get hedgehog Apr 2014 #12
good news Liberal_in_LA Apr 2014 #36
That is such good news. aquart Apr 2014 #47
Helping millions when they are sick lovemydog Apr 2014 #14
I am glad your family is being helped by the ACA. bigwillq Apr 2014 #15
I'm not an ACA fan... blackspade Apr 2014 #16
You do know how to eat an elephant, don't you? One bite at a time. IrishAyes Apr 2014 #37
Canada got it one province at a time IronLionZion Apr 2014 #56
That's what I'm hopeing. blackspade Apr 2014 #60
I'm glad I'm enrolled! It's a big help to me. Lex Apr 2014 #17
It feels good, all right! A huge step forward regulating the out of control insurance companies. mountain grammy Apr 2014 #19
Caught a glimpse of faux news accusing the admin of ecstatic Apr 2014 #20
Boner has already said the numbers are make believe Iliyah Apr 2014 #24
Liars gonna Lie.. Pic of Obama and Biden in Rose Garden Celebrating their BFD! Cha Apr 2014 #25
They are sure the law will somehow collapse under its own weight, this year, or next, or eventually IronLionZion Apr 2014 #27
It was great watching Rachel's tweeternik Apr 2014 #28
If they weren't signed up by today will that exploded head count as a pre-existing condition? n/t whopis01 Apr 2014 #31
It's conservatives' worst nightmare coming true GETPLANING Apr 2014 #32
Just like Kevin Spacey in Superman Returns: Proud Liberal Dem Apr 2014 #33
A proud day for us all. IrishAyes Apr 2014 #35
Well, at least one of my predictions came true: Eleanors38 Apr 2014 #38
They simply will NOT let it go... Bigmack Apr 2014 #41
Watching it now while eating chocolate. lonestarnot Apr 2014 #42
Rethug heads exploding! napkinz Apr 2014 #46
This news is a BFD. Look at KY - Mr. Mitch`s home sate mc51tc Apr 2014 #48
Have they all paid for their plans? OnlinePoker Apr 2014 #58
I finished signing up two weeks ago Shadowflash Apr 2014 #59
Republicans ... they can't handle the truth! napkinz Apr 2014 #61
MUST SEE: Glenn Beck Goes Insane Over Obamacare Enrollment Numbers! (Video) napkinz Apr 2014 #62
Kicj Logical Apr 2014 #63
kick napkinz Apr 2014 #64

calimary

(82,468 posts)
9. Didn't you love what Rachel Maddow did last night?
Tue Apr 1, 2014, 05:51 PM
Apr 2014

Now they're excusing it by their lame-ass blathering that somehow we're "cooking the books." 'Cause they were JUST SUUUUUUURE things were gonna go the way the bad guys wanted and expected. WRONG, AGAIN!!!!!!

I loved the segment she did - with all these video clips of these pompous know-it-all buttheads just so sure wrongney was gonna wipe the floor with President Obama in 2012. Just SURE! And they had the "statistics" to prove it. And every prediction they made was complete and total BUNK. Based on NOTHING. And worth just as much. And there was Rachel, quietly smiling and holding up various signs blaring what REALLY happened, EVERY time, as in - Obama WON. Every "wrongney's gonna have 300+ electoral votes and this and that and blah-blah-blah" - WRONG - AGAIN!!!!!!

WRONG, kkkarl rove.

WRONG, charles krauthammer.

WRONG, dick morris.

WRONG, lou dobbs.

WRONG, stuart varney.

WRONG, larry kudlow.

WRONG, WRONG, WRONG.

Iliyah

(25,111 posts)
21. RWers took over the only progressive radio station we had in the Los Angeles
Tue Apr 1, 2014, 07:28 PM
Apr 2014

I do miss Stephanie Miller and Randi Rhodes.

 

leftyohiolib

(5,917 posts)
29. just so u know they are still doing their shows, steph is on free speech tv &
Tue Apr 1, 2014, 09:05 PM
Apr 2014

radio ,Randi is still on the air . they both have downloadable podcasts .. btw if u like them and u get the chance check out norman goldman you'll like him as well

RoccoRyg

(260 posts)
30. I listen to them...
Tue Apr 1, 2014, 09:42 PM
Apr 2014

On the TuneIn radio app on my smart phone. You can get pretty much anything with that.

calimary

(82,468 posts)
39. And I must say one thing more. Every time I see megyn kelly, there's part of me that questions
Tue Apr 1, 2014, 11:40 PM
Apr 2014

whoever's in charge of her makeup job. EVERYTHING below the cheekbones and down to her jawline and across her chin and the skin between her nose and upper lip - is noticeably darker and shadowy. Looks like she's literally got a 5 o'clock shadow workin' there. What the hell???? I don't know why they do that to her. It isn't even fair.

MADem

(135,425 posts)
45. I don't watch that network but that sounds like it could be a lighting problem.
Wed Apr 2, 2014, 03:22 AM
Apr 2014

The makeup might be ok, but there might be a light overhead that's too light, or lighting directed at her that isn't compensating for too much brightness above.

Tarheel_Dem

(31,320 posts)
54. I have my days. When her show is all about Rush & Fox News, I switch to music. I don't care....
Wed Apr 2, 2014, 11:52 AM
Apr 2014

what Rush Limbaugh thinks about ANYTHING. When I tune in to progressive radio, I'm not really looking to be entertained, but informed. Most days, Randi does that.

Cha

(300,305 posts)
22. Thanks for that calimary.. it was "Obama's Waterloo" alright.. only
Tue Apr 1, 2014, 07:28 PM
Apr 2014

the President was the Duke of Wellington and the REPEALERs were Bonaparte.

 

Vietnameravet

(1,085 posts)
2. I love it and i especially love it when he stuck it up the elephants ass!!
Tue Apr 1, 2014, 04:41 PM
Apr 2014

Nothing but petty obstructionist..playing off fear and racism..with no plans of their own...always taking a wrecking ball to the country..

 

Wellstone ruled

(34,661 posts)
4. Noticed this today-----
Tue Apr 1, 2014, 04:50 PM
Apr 2014

were are the negative anti ACA hate Obammacare infomercials. Oh,that's right,deadline passed. What a bunch of useless pieces of shit the GOP has become. Their headed for the same demise as the Wig Party. Bring it on!!!!!

TrollBuster9090

(5,964 posts)
7. I don't know. Maybe the HMOs don't cover self-inflicted wounds.
Tue Apr 1, 2014, 05:25 PM
Apr 2014

ie-like charging, head-first into a brick wall 50 times in a row? There's got to be a limit.

DFW

(55,186 posts)
49. Sing along with Barack, Jon & Rachel
Wed Apr 2, 2014, 07:22 AM
Apr 2014

Suspiciously resembling Peter, Paul & Mary, but with slightly (!!!) modified text:

herding cats

(19,577 posts)
11. Republican exploding head syndrome - a preexisting condition now covered thanks to Obamacare!
Tue Apr 1, 2014, 06:08 PM
Apr 2014

One of the funniest parts is they coined the phrase Obamacare and made it stick. What they didn't expect was it being a success and the ACA going down in history as "Obamacare." Every time a person uses their new insurance they know who to thank, and it's sure not the Republicans who are working on their 51st wasted vote to repeal it.

rdmtimp

(1,614 posts)
44. Yes, but does Obamacare cover CRIS....
Wed Apr 2, 2014, 02:18 AM
Apr 2014

Cranial Rectal Insertion Syndrome (another common wingnut maladay, btw).

hedgehog

(36,286 posts)
12. My son is enrolled, and not only is my daughter enrolled, but she's able to get
Tue Apr 1, 2014, 06:09 PM
Apr 2014

her migraine meds again!

lovemydog

(11,833 posts)
14. Helping millions when they are sick
Tue Apr 1, 2014, 06:40 PM
Apr 2014

That is what Democrats should run on - and get the word out - in the next congressional elections. Screw poll numbers - explain it simply and run on it enthusiastically. Poll numbers will go up when you do that. As for repubs, if you don't want to help millions when they're sick, you shouldn't be in public office.

blackspade

(10,056 posts)
16. I'm not an ACA fan...
Tue Apr 1, 2014, 06:42 PM
Apr 2014

It didn't go far enough and had way too much industry input.....

But, that said, this is a huge achievement and Obama deserves his victory lap.

IronLionZion

(45,986 posts)
56. Canada got it one province at a time
Wed Apr 2, 2014, 11:56 AM
Apr 2014

so it begins http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vermont_health_care_reform#Green_Mountain_Care

Vermont is very small and a good start. Once a big liberal state like California gets it, things will happen very quickly.

mountain grammy

(26,872 posts)
19. It feels good, all right! A huge step forward regulating the out of control insurance companies.
Tue Apr 1, 2014, 07:18 PM
Apr 2014

Next step.. public option. It'll happen. We're gonna win the midterms! Voter registration in full gear.

http://www.nationalvoterregistrationday.org/about

Iliyah

(25,111 posts)
24. Boner has already said the numbers are make believe
Tue Apr 1, 2014, 07:33 PM
Apr 2014

while McCain, Miss Lindsey and that gawd awful women want an Benghazi investigation. Koch suckers with other billionaires are spending tons of money "now" making Obamacare more of an confusion matter.

Issa will open up another investigations stating the obvious. . . Obama Adm. are cooking the books. There is a never ending bullshit parade of assholes with untold monies, it has to stop. We the American people need to kick these jerks out.

IronLionZion

(45,986 posts)
27. They are sure the law will somehow collapse under its own weight, this year, or next, or eventually
Tue Apr 1, 2014, 08:29 PM
Apr 2014

They bet it all on fighting the ACA. They can't live in a world where it succeeds and they deeply resent anyone getting any benefit because they must be a taker. I don't get any subsidies and I still get accused of being a deadbeat by Repubs.

Conservative certainty is an amazing thing to observe. Remember the Iraq war, cold war, and most other fairy tales they believe in? Their economic plans have been debunked so many times yet they are certain beyond any doubt that rich people need much more money to create jobs, not the rest of us who consume and spend more of our money. Facts and evidence won't sway such people. Listen to them spew pure nonsense like its snowing outside so global warming is obviously fake.

These are people of faith, not science.

tweeternik

(255 posts)
28. It was great watching Rachel's
Tue Apr 1, 2014, 08:37 PM
Apr 2014

trip down memory lane last night! Are those guys ever right about ANYTHING!?! Still amazes me that so many still believe anything they say.

Love Obama! Great job Mr. President!

 

Eleanors38

(18,318 posts)
38. Well, at least one of my predictions came true:
Tue Apr 1, 2014, 11:08 PM
Apr 2014

I said nearly 6 mos. ago the ACA would straighten out and become both a social policy success, and a political asset.

 

Bigmack

(8,020 posts)
41. They simply will NOT let it go...
Wed Apr 2, 2014, 12:04 AM
Apr 2014

They can't. They'd be admitting that a black Democrat did something good.

Found this on FB... original source was Heritage... thru Michelle Bachmann.

mc51tc

(219 posts)
48. This news is a BFD. Look at KY - Mr. Mitch`s home sate
Wed Apr 2, 2014, 05:55 AM
Apr 2014

"Obamacare has cut Kentucky's uninsured population by more than 40 percent, signing up roughly 360,000 residents since enrollment opened up on Oct. 1, according to the Louisville Courier-Journal.

Some 75 percent of them -- 270,000 -- were previously uninsured. That means Kentucky's uninsured population of 640,000 has come down by 42 percent."

http://obamacaresignups.net/14/04/01/kentucky-corrected-331-totals-77k-qhps-294k-medicaid

Also, it has taken 50 years for LBJ to get the credit he deserves for passing Civil Rights, Medicare, Medicaid, etc. I hope that in 50 years, Obamacare gets the same as it gets better with age. Nancy Pelosi saved the bill in 2010. She deserves a place on Mt. Rushmore as history will be kind to her.

OnlinePoker

(5,751 posts)
58. Have they all paid for their plans?
Wed Apr 2, 2014, 01:45 PM
Apr 2014

Last edited Wed Apr 2, 2014, 02:58 PM - Edit history (1)

That's one thing they were mentioning on NPR yesterday is there may have been 7 million enrolees but won't know exactly how many have officially signed up until they've paid their first month's fees (if they have anything they need to pay).

Shadowflash

(1,536 posts)
59. I finished signing up two weeks ago
Wed Apr 2, 2014, 02:16 PM
Apr 2014

I received my new cards on Monday. I have yet to get my policy info or my bill to pay.

I'm told the bill and my policy will show up somewhere between 2 and 3 weeks.

When it does, I'm going to be paying BC/BS not 'Obamacare' or 'the government' so, when they say people haven't paid for their Obamacare yet, it's nothing but a red herring.

napkinz

(17,199 posts)
62. MUST SEE: Glenn Beck Goes Insane Over Obamacare Enrollment Numbers! (Video)
Thu Apr 3, 2014, 06:50 PM
Apr 2014

Josh Kilburn
April 2, 2014







If you ever took a chemistry class in high school, odds are, one of the first things you wanted to do was make something blow up. Today, Glenn Beck was that chemistry experiment.


While he was reviewing the Obamacare enrollment figures, he had an utter meltdown on air. Having reached critical mass, he launched into a tantrum, calling the media “rat bastards” for not holding President Obama responsible for his, “pathological lying.”


Perhaps some projection is at play here?


read more: http://aattp.org/must-see-glenn-beck-goes-insane-over-obamacare-enrollment-numbers-video/






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