225. News handling

August 11, 2009 § Leave a comment

This is ugly, but typical.

And just as an illustration: a number of people have pointed this out, but here’s the latest in the “Obama’s health reform will kill people” news: Investor’s Business Daily — which poses as a reputable source of financial information — opines thatPeople such as scientist Stephen Hawking wouldn’t have a chance in the U.K., where the National Health Service would say the life of this brilliant man, because of his physical handicaps, is essentially worthless.That would be Stephen Hawking, British professor, who was born in the UK and has lived there for his whole life.

via Broken tubes – Paul Krugman Blog – NYTimes.com.

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