Friday, September 4, 2009

ObamaCare versus NobamaCare

Rob, a Catholic Canadian married to an American, our friend Alexa (the designer of this blog), gives us his unique take on Obama Care:

Being a Canadian and married to an American means having American in-laws, which means usually that once per visit, I will be asked by somebody on my wife's side of the family what I think of the Canadian Health Care system.

I used to be pretty smug about the Canadian system. Even after the time when we lived in Peterborough (1998) and found that family doctors were, uh, "rationed", and because once, in a pinch, we saw a GP in Lakefield about a bug that our son had, that one visit therefore committed us to that doctor to be our family doctor. Read the rest here.