Health Care Haiku

June 15, 2011by

In a recent airing of the Colbert Report, America’s satirist delivered a haiku inspired by a remark from Republican presidential candidate and former Godfather’s Pizza CEO Herman Cain, who stated recently that he thinks all legislation should be no more than three pages long. Representing unfortunately well the quality of health care debate in the US, here is the Stephen Colbert “Republican health plan reform haiku”:

Blood in the urine,
a tingling down the left arm.
Walk it off, Grandma!

It’s not quite the same without the dramatic presentation, so:

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