Comments: Guest post: "Sicko" commentary

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Under a single-payer, government underwritten healthcare insurance program, the younger and healthier will pay more than zero, and the ill folks will pay less than a fortune. That's what insurance is all about, isn't it. This is the theme of Sicko, presented with a flare that only Michael Moore knows how to ignite, all for a good cause!

Posted by Perry Hood at July 20, 2007 11:35 PM

Hey Perry: Do you believe Americans should have the right to choose their own doctor and pay over and above any "single payer" payment for medical treatment if they so desired?

Posted by Hube at July 21, 2007 11:24 AM

Of course, Hube, which is basically the way Medicare works. Implicit in your question is the requirement for a definition of just what constitutes the basic health care for which everyone needs to have access to by virtue of affordable insurance premiums.

Posted by Perry Hood at July 22, 2007 02:59 PM

Michael Moore is big fat slug that uses one sided, non facutal, chauvinistic rehtoric in search of truth -- he makes money at. Don't waste yours going to see SICKO.

Posted by D. Michael Agin at July 25, 2007 05:33 PM