Entries by Anne Laurie

Three Percent: More ACA Wonkery

Single payer works. RT @ezraklein: In first month, the vast majority of Obamacare sign-ups are in Medicaid http://t.co/1jONGcsh1z — billmonster (@billmon1) November 1, 2013 . The New Yorker‘s Ryan Lizza asks an actual expert: While President Obama was in Boston on Wednesday to deliver a speech at Faneuil Hall, he was also scheduled to attend […]

Early Morning Open Thread: Eat the Rich (Not the Candy)

(Mike Luckovich via GoComics.com) . For your other Halloween leftovers, commentor Origuy points out that Operation Gratitude will gladly take all that calorie-laden sweetness off your hands and send it to our soldiers in Afghanistan. (They also take dental products, if you prefer.) Neil Irwin, at the Washington Post Wonkblog, explains why it’s such a […]

LAST CALL: BJ Pet Calendar 2014 Photos

. Deadline for sending your pics to Beth S. at bjcalendar2014@yahoo.com is tonight, October 31. All profits go to Cole’s chosen rescue group MARC (Marion Animal Resource Connection). Beth’s specifications: I’m looking for the highest resolution images possible. The photos themselves won’t be that large, but the largest and highest resolution images people can send […]