PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,

Personal space, health care, and South Carolina

"Any critic who still questions the need for health care reform or rails against a 'government takeover' of health care should look at the latest Census Bureau estimates of the number of people without health insurance in this country - and the number who have avoided disaster precisely because of government help."

* Excellent photogallery by Michael Yon of a mission in the Helmand province.
* Good read: Glen Greenwald on the upcoming 'preventative detention' debate.
* Reasons we need health care reform: insurance companies can list domestic violence as a 'pre-existing condition.' (Courtesy asimplelife.)
* Today's best headline: "What's the matter with South Carolina?" (More from Slate here.)
* Tom Tomorrow on the loyal opposition.
* Interesting: Thatcher avidly opposed the unification of Germany.
* Researching the concept of personal space.

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