Medical care is measured in quality-adjusted life years (QALYs). QALY measures how many years of additional life can be gained by any medical procedure. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has set the cost threshold of one year's worth of quality life at $50,000.
7th Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Richard Posner, hero of the counterfeit marriage movement, suggests perhaps it’s time the government begin issuing “rape licenses” since for some men at least, “exceeds the victim’s physical and emotional pain.”
Yes, I'm a racist, just like Niger Innis.
Now the Southern border has been all but erased by a pre-arranged catastrophe. What does America’s Community Organizer in Chief say in response to Republican reticence in voting millions to pay for lawyers to argue against our own laws? He tells us he is going to unilaterally grant amnesty through executive edict to millions if not tens of millions while holding the door open to millions more. Of course he will wait till after the2014 midterms are over so that his party can campaign against amnesty while planning to grant it afterwards.
In retrospect, while Obama dangled possibilities of peace from a Middle East withdrawal, which included Afghanistan, today, his long ago campaign tactics are handcuffing his current options. Despite the chaotic threats now emerging from Iraq, Obama remains intent and is full speed ahead with his Afghanistan departure at year’s end. As such, one man’s stubbornness may be cited but there appears to be a more systemic factor with this impasse.
"We don't intend to turn the Republican Party over to the traitors in the battle just ended. We will have no more of those candidates who are pledged to the same goals as our opposition and who seek our support. Turning the party over to the so-called moderates wouldn't make any sense at all." - Ronald Reagan, Nov. 10, 1964