Obamacare Propaganda: Coming Soon to a Television Near You
The state of California has recently set up an ‚Äúexchange‚ÄĚ to promote Obamacare, and has hired Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide for $900,000 to encourage programs like Grey's Anatomy and Modern Family to help sell the health care law.
According Tim Graham of NewsBusters.org, Peter V. Lee, the director of California's exchange said, ‚ÄúI‚Äôd like to see 10 of the major TV shows, or telenovelas, have people talking about ‚Äėthat health insurance thing.‚Äô There are good story lines here.‚ÄĚ
On Meet the Press, Vice President Joe Biden recently congratulated Will & Grace for swinging public opinion in favor of gay marriage. In 1972, Maude was credited with advancing the public acceptance of abortion enough to encourage the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision in 1973. The story line was that Maude got pregnant at age 47. The show created sympathy for her predicament. Few of the many millions of abortions that...