Stupid Articles


Yes, Jonathan Gruber Was an Architect of Obamacare

7:41 AM, Jun 22, 2015

Shortly after it was revealed that Jonathan Gruber was going around telling people that the Affordable Care Act had to be packaged and sold with the stupidity of the American voter in mind, the president referred to him as "some adviser who never worked on our staff.” 

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Gruber on the Pad

11:11 AM, Feb 24, 2015

Morgan True who writes for Vermont Digger  the state’s premier news website, reports that Jonathan Gruber, who so famously helped d

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The CBO Effectively Used Gruber’s Model to Score Obamacare

12:17 PM, Nov 16, 2014

Two well-placed sources on Capitol Hill say that the Congressional Budget Office effectively used Jonathan Gruber’s model to score Obamacare.  That model favors government mandates over market competition and claims that essentially the only way to achieve a large reduction in the number of uninsured Americans is to impose an Obamacare-like individual mandate.  Moreover, because the model that the CBO used in scoring Obamacare is the same one it uses today, any alternative to Obamacare that doesn’t include an individual mandate — which is to say, any conservative alternative — wou

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Who You Calling ‘Stupid’?

6:28 AM, Nov 12, 2014

The most widely quoted professor of the recent news cycle, Professor Jonathan Gruber of MIT now says:

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The Meaning of the Romney Tape

4:20 PM, Sep 18, 2012

A few random thoughts (and some reporting) on Mitt Romney and the video.

First, what Mitt Romney was getting at – as opposed to what he actually said – is undeniably true as a broad observation: too many Americans are dependent, or partially dependent, on an expansive government.

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A Note on Romney’s Arrogant and Stupid Remarks

8:16 AM, Sep 18, 2012

So we have in 2012 two presidential candidates who—when they thought they were speaking privately to their fellow 1 percenters—have shown contempt for fellow Americans.

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Crazy Little Thing

How far do men go for love in this confused comedy? Too far.
Aug 08, 2011

 

Crazy, Stupid, Love

Directed by Glenn Ficarra & John Requa

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