Late Night: Gowdy: “No poetry for you!” GOP’s Older Brother to Dem’s Prodigal Son

By: Monday February 10, 2014 8:00 pm

Scholars have determined that the Prodigal Son parable is one of the most authentic stories of the man called Christ, but some Christian conservatives don’t want to accept that the God of the New Testament is about forgiveness, love and joy. The God of the Old Testament, with his wrath, anger and stoning of “sinners” is more to their liking.

 

Health Insurance Exchanges: Really Bad Idea Then, Really Bad Idea Now

By: Monday April 25, 2011 2:15 pm

Health insurance is extremely complex and people just don’t have the knowledge about how an insurance policy works and the statistical likelihood of developing medical problems to know what is the best deal for them. This task is made even more difficult by the fact that insurance companies have a huge profit incentive to make their products difficult to understand (for example, hiding the cost of care to give them the lower sticker price on the exchanges).

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