When Investor’s Business Daily attempted to scare readers away from “socialized medicine” by claiming Stephen Hawking wouldn’t be alive today if he relied on the British health care system, they neglected a couple of things. 1) Hawking does rely on the British National Health Service. 2) Hawking can speak for himself. […]
“I wouldn’t be here today if it were not for the NHS,” he told us. “I have received a large amount of high-quality treatment without which I would not have survived.”
Daily Kos: Stephen Hawking: “I wouldn’t be here today if it were not for the NHS.”
Hey, “Keep your government hands off my Medicare”!
August 13, 2009 at 4:16 pm
Er, should the headline be “without”?