Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan spoke to the national AARP convention on Friday about his plans to repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. “The first step to a stronger Medicare is to repeal Obamacare, because it represents the worst of both worlds,” he said. In response, the jolly gathering of grandparents booed the pompous little twerp. He went on to propose privatizing Medicare and giving seniors healthcare coupons. He was heckled by an audience old enough to remember the that same plan was pushed 12 years ago by another Republican financial genius, George W. Bush. You know, the GOP MBA President who crashed the world economy. Hey, Paul Ryan’s running mate is a Harvard MBA too!
Congressman Ryan sat his 78-year-old mother, Betty Ryan Douglas, in the front row of the AARP conference hall so she could hear her son’s words greeted with cries of “Liar!” “No vouchers!” and “Tax the one percent!” She must be so proud.
“Olds Tear Paul Ryan Into Bloody Chunks at AARP Conference,” Rebecca Schoenkopf, Wonkette
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