Michael Ramirez by Michael Ramirez

Michael Ramirez

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  1. Harleyquinn

    Harleyquinn GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    Not funny, sorry, but I remember that day.

  2. emptc12

    emptc12 said, over 1 year ago

    I suppose there are several artistic and satirical reasons Ramirez copied the famous picture of the 1986 Challenger explosion, but it made me sad to see it used this way.

  3. Harleyquinn

    Harleyquinn GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago


    I agree.

  4. Ivan Araque

    Ivan Araque GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago


    Yup, rather classless.

  5. Harleyquinn

    Harleyquinn GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    Here is the deal. that Was an out of the blue, very tragic day for heros. A teacher was to go into space. And when it went boom it was my generations “where I was” that day. It had that kind of tragic to it.
    Now anyone could have told you that Obamacare was going to fail. When they drew up the blue prints and bubble gummed together parts of Hillarycare with the liberal dreams and wishes. The other side said it would never fly. When it was passed in the middle of the night so we could finally read it. We knew it would be a failure. When 2000 pages becane 20000 pages of how to, we knew it would be a failure. When it cost 3 trillion and not under a trillion. Just like Paul Ryan said it would before it was passed. But Obama told Mc “I won” We knew it would be a failure.
    The launch is just a long line of failures. And according to Obama , he knew nothing and is mad.
    The only surprise is that the web site failed. Why? One reason is they are hiding the biggest FAIL and LIE from Obama. That this thing would save money. Well after you sign up, if you can, you find out in 46 States your price goes UP! But you would not have to sign up and jump through hoops if the web page worked.

  6. narrowminded

    narrowminded said, over 1 year ago

    This has been a troublesome event in a very important enterprise.
    The sheer scope of nationalized healthcare in a country of 300 million people is staggering. It simple has never been attempted before. No one, even remotely, KNOWS how to do this.
    I submit that with something so involved, massive, and costly, all effort should be made to get it right. Obamacare may be the best thing for the people but starting off the way it has causes concern.
    First it written with zero bi-partisanship…zero. The opposition party was locked out.
    Second, the way it was passed was borderline illegal, pushed thru by the party in power without a single vote from the opposition.
    Third, it survives in a legal limbo due to a convoluted Supreme Court ruling. How can it be a tax when it wasn’t designed, created, written or passed as a tax?
    Fourth, it isn’t being implemented as written, there’s too many waivers and exemptions to count.
    Fifth, this website is a disaster. Even die hard supporters must see that no one should have confidence in putting private info. on this site.
    Sixth, this Admin. insistence that all is well. Please, treat us like adults, all is not even remotely well.
    Seventh, at least half the population doesn’t want anything to do with it.
    Please let us insist that something this important has a solid foundation. Without which we will be forever implementing fix after fix, spending billions we don’t have.
    If this is to be the law of the land, we owe it to future
    generations to get it as right as possible.
    In my very wordy opinion, we are failing miserably.

  7. Enoki

    Enoki said, over 1 year ago

    An accurate but hardly appropriate parody.

  8. Muzkfctry

    Muzkfctry GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    Ramirez, you’re a creep.

  9. Tim Culberson

    Tim Culberson said, over 1 year ago

    wow! was his frist choice 9/11 and reason told him this was a better choice?? Not cool.

  10. Enoki

    Enoki said, over 1 year ago


    No, it took repeated disasters for them to abandon it.

  11. Bassrox

    Bassrox GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    I love Ramirez’ cartoons ordinarily, but absolutely agree with most on here: This is not funny and inappropriate.

  12. fnav13aard

    fnav13aard GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    To those who actually support Obummercare, the pie-in-the-sky polititians,staffers,lobbiests,beaurocrats,and useful idiot fellow travelers; I must say thee NAY!! This administration(2009-2017) is about to harvest its commuppance in the ’14 elections,which, HOPEFULLY such abomination will be swept away as the trash that they have shown themselvesto be.

  13. disgustedtaxpayer

    disgustedtaxpayer said, over 1 year ago

    Obamacare is more deadly than the Challenger tragedy.
    There are 300 million Americans at risk with this first step into Socialized Federal Healthcare.
    The worst “glitch” was voters re-electing a proven radical.
    (Thank you Dick Cheny)

  14. The Wolf In Your Midst

    The Wolf In Your Midst said, over 1 year ago


    For once I’m in complete agreement with you.

  15. I Play One On TV

    I Play One On TV said, over 1 year ago


    There was truly only one “disaster”. There were some things that could have gone better, but NASA’s accomplishments, especially considering the harsh environment of space, were astonishing. To say nothing of what NASA’s research contributed to society, like the integrated circuit and the fuel cell.

    However, a large segment of our society is moving away from science, since it appears to offend their religious/faith-based philosophies. It is telling that we now not only exempt churches from taxes, but we have created (and funded) an office for “faith-based service” while reducing or killing projects that advance science.

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