More proof that the “birthers” are idiots: Of the 24 percent of Americans who don’t believe Obama was born in the U.S., a quarter question Hawaii’s statehood. Meanwhile, the conspiratorial racists at WorldNetDaily continue the drumbeat: BORN IN THE USA? WorldNetDaily Exclusive Obama’s parents didn’t live at newspaper birth address Barack’s dad had bachelor pad, mother left Hawaii with baby –WND
According to an NBC/Wall Street Journal poll, “Forty-five percent think the reform proposals would allow the government to make decisions about when to stop providing medical care for the elderly.” The provision in the House legislation that critics have seized on — raising the specter of “death panels” or euthanasia — would simply allow Medicare to pay doctors for end-of-life counseling, if the patient wishes. Score another victory for the fear mongers (Sarah Palin, et al).