|Culture Shift ||Bedrock Basic Care ||Basic Universal Insurance ||Advanced Health Insurance ||Flight Into Space Kind Of Health Insurance |
When you say universal health insurance, that can sound like you are saying no matter who you are, no matter what disease you have, no matter how expensive an operation you need, you will get it. That would be utopia. And any such promise would be a lie, not humanly possible. There is no such thing called a blank check.
Take a look at the table above.
Left takes pressure off of right. As in Culture Shift takes pressure off of Bedrock Basic Care which takes pressure off of Basic Universal Insurance and so on. Right adds to the quality of left over time. So what was once only available to those with Advanced Health Insurance can end up being part of the Bedrock Basic Care package over time.
This way health care is universal. It is unnecessary for the vast majority of the people for vast stretches of time. It is there when it is needed. The market forces are at work. Innovation is not muffled. Money is made. Profit is made. There is competition. So costs don't go up when they don't have to.
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Something similar should be thought of in terms of education. If you put all books and all journal articles online that are "free" and supported by ads, you are putting all that in the Bedrock Basic Care compartment. The technology is already there. I am working on my autobiography that way. I am not looking for a publisher. I am publishing it as I am writing it. Online. Ads are displayed. It is so easy to do. All it will take is for some college textbook writers to follow in my footsteps. And there will be a deluge. Money will still be made. But there will be no artificial profits.
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Never underestimate Bill Clinton. He just might talk Gore into jumping into the fray to split up what he thinks is the male voting block. Well, Obama has the Spitzer option.
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