Non Sequitur by Wiley Miller

Non Sequitur

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  1. Randy_B

    Randy_B GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    You only get surgery until your insurance coverage flatlines.

  2. Linux0s

    Linux0s said, almost 2 years ago

    It’s funny because it’s true.

  3. BenderSastre

    BenderSastre said, almost 2 years ago

    Actually, you can’t toss somebody to the curb because their insurance is non-existant. Although, the expense comes out of someone else, be it the hospital or the taxpayers.

  4. Clark  Kent

    Clark Kent said, almost 2 years ago

    We should have universal healthcare in the USA.

  5. Linguist

    Linguist said, almost 2 years ago

    @BenderSastre

    Bet me ! Here in Florida, I know of two cases of friends of mine who were "released " from the hospital with serious heart problems because the hospital found out that they had no insurance. One died in the parking lot – True Story !

  6. cessna172

    cessna172 said, almost 2 years ago

    too true and not so funny.

  7. Orion

    Orion said, almost 2 years ago

    Ooo! An Obamacare strip! I like it!

    Wanna know what we’ve got coming? Look to the UK’s NHS where they put seniors on a terminal plan and folks die of dehydration from neglect in the hospital.

    Or look at the FEMA response to Sandy. LOL I think it’s comical that folks want to entrust your health care to the same folks who run Amtrak and the Post Office.

    Orion

  8. AussieDownUnder

    AussieDownUnder said, almost 2 years ago

    If you want free health care just hop in a boat and come to Australia like all the refugees.

  9. AshburnStadium

    AshburnStadium said, almost 2 years ago

    @Linguist

    I, too, was released from no less a hospital than Penn State University – Milton S. Hershey Medical Center in Hershey, PA without proper treatment because I had no insurance.
    I was also misdiagnosed by that hospital with another condition rather than a heart attack. My mom has had both conditions, and she knows what I had was not what they diagnosed for me, but instead, a heart attack.

  10. AshburnStadium

    AshburnStadium said, almost 2 years ago

    @Orion

    Actually, Orion, it’s the opposite. With Obamacare, your insurance cannot flatline like Wiley suggests. However, before the Affordable Care Act, an insurance company was able to put limits on your coverage.

  11. Kali39

    Kali39 said, almost 2 years ago

    I think that’s part of the fine print on my HMO

  12. NightShade09

    NightShade09 said, almost 2 years ago

    @Orion

    Put it to bed, Orion. It’s late and your ranting is tired.

  13. runar

    runar said, almost 2 years ago

    In 1999, I was showing symptoms of seizures and my doctor asked for an EEG to check whether I was epileptic. The (&$& private sector insurance bureaucrats turned down the the request for the test on the grounds that the cost of the procedure wasn’t justifiable. Not long after, I had a seizure while driving, hit and killed a pedestrian, was arrested, lost my job and my home and narrowly avoided going to prison for vehicular homicide. All because some damnable private sector bureaucrat had to get his stockholders another 1/10th cent per share on their dividents and give the CEO a bigger bonus. That’s why I hate private insurance.

  14. simpsonfan2

    simpsonfan2 said, almost 2 years ago

    The GOP rants about death panels. We already have them, they are called insurance companies.

  15. Vonne Anton

    Vonne Anton said, almost 2 years ago

    Golden rule: he who doles out the gold makes the rules.

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