Thursday, January 14, 2010
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In both the House and Senate versions of the Democrats' healthcare bills, exemptions have been written in which will allow the Amish to avoid fines if they don't buy health insurance.
Many Amish prefer to rely on themselves, their friends, and families when help is needed, and it's a system that works very well for them. Well enough, in fact, that it might be nice if the trend caught on with other Americans.
Still, many people are trying to figure out exactly what got the Democrats to give special consideration to the Amish. Hope n' Change suggests that it might have been this scene from the film "Witness"...