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Old 10-15-2012, 11:48   #218
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Originally Posted by DanaT View Post
Can I ask you how educated you are?
I have a PhD and friends in Germany.

Originally Posted by DanaT View Post
Where do you think Baden-Württemberg is? Now lets extrapolate this. If I work in the medical field, and I am in Baden-Württemberg, what do you think the probability is that I have had contact with the German health system?
I have friends in Stuttgart and my wife was born in Augsburg. They're appalled at our healthcare system. I don't know how it looks from your end but it looks better from theirs.

You didn't answer my question. Do you think our current system that is driving the middle class and working class into bankruptcy is acceptable?

The majority of bankruptcies in the U.S. is due to health care costs. The majority of people forced into bankruptcy due to health care costs have insurance. Why should people work and save for retirement if they're just going to end up broke anyway.
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