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Obama takes humorous jabs at health care stumble (but responsibility? what’s that?)
Associated Press ^ | May. 4, 2014 12:29 AM EDT

Posted on 05/03/2014 11:42:54 PM PDT by Olog-hai

Little was sacred when President Barack Obama tossed out playful but pointed jokes Saturday night—not even his own health care plan.

“We rolled out healthcare.gov. That could have gone better,” Obama said in remarks at the annual White House Correspondents’ Association dinner. “In 2008 my slogan was ‘Yes we can.’ In 2013 my slogan was ‘Control-alt-delete.’”

On the plus side, the president said, “they did turn the launch of healthcare.gov into one of the year’s biggest movies.” On a screen flashed the poster for “Frozen.” …

(Excerpt) Read more at bigstory.ap.org ...


TOPICS: Business/Economy; Chit/Chat; Health/Medicine; Miscellaneous
KEYWORDS: 0carenightmare; obamacare; whca; whenindoubtjoke; zerocare
But what happened to “if you like your plan/doctor, you can keep it”?
1 posted on 05/03/2014 11:42:55 PM PDT by Olog-hai
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To: Olog-hai

Don’t you understand? It wasn’t Obama’s fault, or the idea itself. It’s those darn new-fangled computers. But hey - once they get the bugs worked out....


2 posted on 05/03/2014 11:44:44 PM PDT by 21twelve (http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/2185147/posts 2013 is 1933 REBORN)
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To: Olog-hai
Control-Alt-Delete?

Barack, The Eighties called. They want their operating system back...

3 posted on 05/03/2014 11:49:09 PM PDT by FredZarguna (Das ist nicht nur nicht richtig, es ist nicht einmal falsch!)
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To: Olog-hai

He makes jokes about screwing up millions of people’s lives.


4 posted on 05/04/2014 12:29:23 AM PDT by Jeff Chandler (Obamacare: You can't make an omelette without breaking a few eggs.)
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To: Jeff Chandler

I lost my doctor, and I’m paying 10% more for insurance ($1400/month.) That’s funny, right?


5 posted on 05/04/2014 12:47:05 AM PDT by Gene Eric (Don't be a statist!)
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To: Gene Eric

It is to his butt buddies in the press.


6 posted on 05/04/2014 12:48:59 AM PDT by Jeff Chandler (Obamacare: You can't make an omelette without breaking a few eggs.)
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To: Jeff Chandler

No doubt.


7 posted on 05/04/2014 12:53:29 AM PDT by Gene Eric (Don't be a statist!)
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To: Olog-hai

~~~In 2013 my slogan was ‘Control-alt-delete.’~~~

Yeah, he’s a laugh-a-minute.

Go back to Indonesia.


8 posted on 05/04/2014 1:58:12 AM PDT by F15Eagle (1Jn4:15;5:4-5,11-13;Mt27:50-54;Mk15:33-34;Jn3:17-18,6:69,11:25,14:6,20:31;Ro10:8-11;1Tm2:5-6;Ti3:4-7)
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To: Olog-hai


9 posted on 05/04/2014 3:42:04 AM PDT by Fear The People (When the government fears the people, you have LIBERTY.)
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To: Jeff Chandler

Shut up and take it, peon!


10 posted on 05/04/2014 3:55:50 AM PDT by glock rocks (If you like your health plan, you're a racist !)
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To: Jeff Chandler

“He makes jokes about screwing up millions of people’s lives.”

Yes.
As only Narcissists and other assorted sociopaths do.
It’s Obamanable.


11 posted on 05/04/2014 8:06:40 AM PDT by spankalib ("I freed a thousand slaves. I could have freed a thousand more if only they knew they were slaves.")
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To: Olog-hai

“In 2008 my slogan was ‘Yes we can.’ Even then,he couldn’t;neither could we the way he was going about it.


12 posted on 05/04/2014 1:18:24 PM PDT by oldtech
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To: Olog-hai

The country would love to ‘Control-alt-delete’ this nightmare. He keeps rebooting it...with the help of the GOPe :(


13 posted on 05/04/2014 1:21:35 PM PDT by Jane Long (While Marxists continue the fundamental transformation of the USA, progressive RINOs assist!)
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