Skip to comments.Under new federal regulations in Obama’s America a commissar will decide if you are too fat
Posted on 07/17/2010 7:54:23 AM PDT by jmaroneps37
Suck in that gut and start working off that muffin top midriff. The nervy Marxists who run our lives have given themselves the power to decide who is and who is not too fat to receive government healthcare benefits. Under a new law signed by Obama our medical records will include our height and weight and our Body Mass Index (BMI) to determine if we are obese by government standards.
BMI will be part of our permanent electronic health record and will be available for inspection with appropriate security measures--on a national exchange. In other words a clerk (union member of course) who was hired because he or she was otherwise unemployable could look at our private medical records and stamp LARD ASS on the folder jacket.
This change wont happen right away. These things never happen overnight. The plan aims to have all of this in place by 2014 in time for the Death Panels to use BMI to ration health care made scarce by Obamas Socialized medicine scheme.
Cloaked in the official sounding name of electronic health records and hidden in the 2009 economic stimulus law, this plot requires health care providers to practice what these newspeak artists call meaningful use of electronic records.
In order words your doctor or any hospital .., you go to, will be required to establish a BMI for you so it can be used in determining your future.
It takes one to know one
Under these regulations we could have someone like the corpulent current Surgeon General Regina Brown who seems to stuff a lot of woman into her fancy uniform, measuring our waist and lecturing us about those extra helpings of mashed potatoes.
Presumably with a straight face, General Brown explained the need for such paternalism by saying BMI
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Yep. No surprise. You better lose that weight or NO CARE FOR YOU!
Sounds like some kind of “profiling” to me. The commie’ gubmint ‘RATS can’t ask to see your “peppers” but they can demand to know your height and weight. America! You are one sick puppy if you let the Kenyan and his ‘RATS get away with this nonsense. What ever happened to the old “stay out of my vagina” crowd anyway? Now, the government not only wants their vagina, it wants their whole damn body and not a word is being said.
Not only will they tell you that you are too fat, but they will be WRONG. BMI is not even accurate.
Just like Social Security info, they can check out your entire employment history. No need to send in a Resume. They (potential employers) already know everything about you.
They now have full access to your banking habits, spending history and financial profile.
Big Brother has been born and is now fully awake.
Just one more thing from these b@stards. I gotta get off the grid.
OK — now, in addition to requesting plastic bags at markets, searching out REAL light bulbs, and adding TSP to my d/w detergent, I will have to make a point to eat Twinkies.
Molon labe. My statements may be small, but they are very satisfying.
Yeah. I can’t wait until they deny Van Deisel care because he’s obese.
Most of the welfare democrats are obese because they're slackers. Wait until they find out what they voted for. They're going to be furious. No more 24/7 fast food. (Only the working people are suppose to suffer, because the welfare recipients are "victims.")
Even worse for them - if the Tea Party supporters decide to all starve the beast in great numbers, there won't be enough tax money to pay for all those wonderful welfare freebies. Social programs will have to be cut.
Next it will be you are too white.
If you want my fat you will have to pry it from my fat, cold, dead fingers! ! ! ! ! ! !
Isn’t this communists rule going to be great! /s/
Which explains the tax on tanning salons...
They say a people that doesn’t know history is doomed to repeat it. People have been vilifying the Nazis without even knowing the justifications they used for their evil. People think it’s a no-no to label somebody as a Nazi today, and the liberals label folks like Rush a “Nazi” because all they know about Nazis is that they are the “bad guys”. They are too ignorant to know that the same foundations and rationale that got Hitler where he ended is putting them in the same moral position as him.
It was all to preserve the earth and to serve the betterment of mankind. The ends justified the means.
Margaret Sanger, founder of Planned Parenthood, was in league with the Nazi eugenicists and told them that they weren’t going to get anywhere because they weren’t subtle enough. She said that if you get charismatic Black preachers to tell Blacks and moochers that you’re doing them a favor by allowing them to kill their offspring they will commit the genocide for you - and, I would add, all the while re-electing you and giving you a base of power. The gullible, uninformed, and dependent people of the world are easily bought - and too stupid to know that they are useful idiots for the unscrupulous.
The Cloward-Piven Plan was all about making sure that this class of people grew exponentially until the intelligent, informed voters couldn’t out-vote them and the productive, independent workers could no longer support the moochers. That would cause the democratic republic to fail and the free market to fail.
So here we are. That’s how we got here.
And it’s all to preserve the earth and better the fate of mankind. (spit)
MaObama is all we need for our supreme Premier and ruler.
Thanks for the chart! According to this, I’m not fat, I’m just 6 inches too short for my weight.
Commisar is the right word. Czar is not.
Look up commisar.
I prefer to look at it from a spiritual warfare position. Think of it this way - Satan's version of the movie "Groundhog Day". Generation after generation, culture after culture, he keeps what works, throws out what didn't work, and tweeks what almost worked. That is why we can't really attach an "-ism" to what is going on today.
One of these days, he will bed down the girl.
I don’t know the numbers but I can tell you that it costs more money to eat healthy than it does to not. You can fill your tummy on popcorn pretty cheaply but yogurt, fruit, and lean meat are not cheap.
Participating even in school athletic activities - much less rec league athletics - is well beyond the means of a lot of families. A kid can jumprope or something but in the winter and hot summer there may not be a good place to do that without other risks.
I don’t want to make excuses. There are poor choices, but even people who want to make good choices sometimes aren’t able because of the money.
That’s why the way to really help the people who WANT to live a healthy lifestyle is to allow the economy to be healthy and robust. The people who are motivated to be independent and healthy will have what they need so they can do that. The people who aren’t motivated will grow fat and sick - but that’s what they will do even if you try to force them to be healthy.
Right now I can tell people this: the quickest way to help me and my children live a healthy lifestyle is if we would get rid of these communist SOB’s so I could go back to living my life and not having to do the job that nobody in government, media, and law enforcement are being paid big bucks to do. If I wasn’t sitting in front of this computer in the hopes that I can impact this coup going on in full sight of all of us, I could be out playing with my kids, making sure they’re not sitting in front of a computer, etc.
These crooks are going about this all the wrong way. It doesn’t even serve the purpose they SAY they want to achieve. The real purpose, of course, is something else: complete tyranny. Yuri Bezmenov said that once the crisis that sparks the full takeover of power comes along, the benevolent pretenses will all be abandoned and the raw power grab will be seen for what it is - when it’s too late.
Oh, YOU will be in the Fatties’ Jail Wing too.
Nor does it matter that study after study is showing that weight and disease do not correlate except for those who are underweight!
The group of folks who live the longest are those in the supposedly overweight category - BMI of 25 to 29. Even people in the obese category live longer than those who are underweight, and this is after taking into account illness that might cause people to be underweight.
What exactly does overweight mean anyway? Over what weight? Why, over the weight the government says you should be, of course! These numbers have been changed in the past few years so that suddenly, overnight, millions more people became “overweight”.
I understand that fat people are despised in today’s world, but it amazes me how even intelligent people cannot seem to separate their prejudices from the facts. If the facts don’t please them, they ignore them. Neil Boortz comes to mind. His hatred of fat people is frightening. This intense contempt for fat folks even appears here on FR. Supposed concern for health care costs (another myth being that fat people use more health care services) gives people an excuse to spew vitriol at people they don’t like.
I honestly think we are not far off from having those deemed to be fat (or unacceptable in other ways?) rounded up and put in camps. It will be for their own good, don’t you know. If they die while in “treatment”, then it just means they were too far gone to benefit from the “help” they received. Considering that most people gain weight as they age, this would be a convenient excuse to off the old folks - too fat, too old, and not useful to the government.
To rephrase the Rodney King line, “Can’t we all just treat each other with respect and mind our own business?”
Imagine what the welfare classes gonna do when meshell tells those mamas they and they babies too fat
Hitler tried to create a superior race. Sorry Barry. It didn’t work for him either.
That’s a good way to look at it. I have a feeling that the time may be soon.
The lawlessness we’re facing today is a full-on spiritual battle. Most people can’t see it. The ones who see it have been handcuffed and gagged while everybody else ridicules. It’s an unsustainable situation. Our world is ripe for the picking, and I have no doubts that Satan will make the move quickly.
Meshell looks to be right in there with ‘em - I bet she “fails” a govt. BMI test
Wow. I love your tagline. Sad but true.
If they are going to do this then they need to start with Medicare first. Tell them big Mamas their kids and them are too fat and stand back and watch the fire explode!
Yes it is. Back when I did weigh 110# at 5’2” my BMI was still higher than what the chart said it should be. I figured in order to be what the BMI said I should be I’d have to weigh about 85# and since people tended to tell me I looked too small at 110# I knew I’d look awful at that weiht.
You ain't been payin attention. It already is. That's why all the new 'reforms'.
My BMI appears perfect! Now where is my govmint cheese!?
“Oh, YOU will be in the Fatties Jail Wing too.”
Yeah, I need to cut back. I’ve gained almost a pound a year the last 5 years! My BMI is nearly 19.
Ok, I’ve decided the government is too fat. Start cutting back. Way back.
Obama needs to be impeached and tried for treason. He has done nothing but try his best to destroy our country.
This will cause explosive growth in demand for elevator shoes.
I’m 62 years old, and have worked out most of my life. At 5’10” and 185 lbs., I fall squarely into the “overweight” category, according to the chart. If I lost 35 lbs. to hit the middle of the desired weight column, I would look seriously ill.
That is are you white and too fat? We already have examples of exemption over in the Justice Department.
>>Most of the welfare democrats are obese because they’re slackers
Don’t worry. By the time this goes into effect, it will exclude Africans. In Obama’s America, if you are white and too fat to pick cotton, you are useless to him.
I am slightly taller than Obama, I vary from 90 to 100 pounds heavier and I probably have a body fat percentage no higher than his but under the current guidelines I would be judged “obese” because weight is weight, there is no distinction between fat and muscle. If I tried to drop my weight down to the maximum on the charts I would wreck my health.
Meantime the FEDERALS STEADFASTLY REFUSE TO SECURE OUR BORDERS, AS REQUIRED BY OUR CONSTITUTION!!!!!!!!!!
I am supposed to believe that a healthy weight for me at six four is from 155 to 195, LOL. I weighed 155 as a stick skinny fifteen year old and weighed 195 as a stick skinny sailor just out of boot camp. The last time I weighed 205 I was still stick skinny and that is the beginning of overweight on this chart. I weighed 261 this morning and people say I look great, not fat, most of the young guys I know literally wish they had my build but somewhere out there in the area left off the chart it would say I am “obese”.
We really are going back to the '70's. I can see platform shoes making a comeback. Can disco be far behind?
I think this issue is going to be a lot of fun....irritating but fun to watch...there are a lot of porkers in the administration. Guess they’ll have to stay away from doctors and hospitals to avoid the BMI measurement.
And then we have Congress!!! Start with Barney Frank.
Don’t think this will go over well with those who voted for this jerk.