Health Care

Cute Video Explains Public Option in a Nutshell

| by Reason Foundation

By Katherine Mangu-Ward

A short, simple video about health care reform.

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Miranda Lambert saw the sign a veteran was holding up at her concert, she immediately broke down in tears:

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Miranda Lambert saw the sign a veteran was holding up at her concert, she immediately broke down in tears:

It focuses on the (now semi-defunct) public option, but the same logic applies to all government provisioned services. Bonus: The video combines (1) cheerful '50s sitcom-style theme music, and (2) allusions to a favorite childhood capitalism propaganda computer game, Lemonade Stand—the companion piece to the classic game Oregon Trail—which is, incidentally, now available for Mac.

This video is just one entry in a contest for health care reform hate videos sponsored by the Independent Women's Voice.