Very good work here, very good indeed.October 20, 2011 Tim Worstallblogs3 Comments* previousOne of the reasons the US medical system is so expensivenextBrown\’s right on this 3 thoughts on “Very good work here, very good indeed.” Van Patten October 20, 2011 at 9:51 pm Brilliant link -8 years ago my mother had problems swallowing and because she smoked, Assumed it was throat cancer-luckily not but a 9 month wait for an appointment led my Dad to pay for them to go private -although both had paid taxes all their working lives. As he put it ‘ what’s the point of having money if you aren’t around to share it’ – the ‘free’ healthcare is paid for by massive waiting lists. I just wish some people would learn basic economics but that doesn’t seem likely…. Tim Newman October 20, 2011 at 11:38 pm One wonders why the mainstream media rarely carries out research in such a manner. Surely one of the broadsheets could have done what our blogger did? David Paxton October 21, 2011 at 12:01 am Somebody very dear to me was diagnosed with brain cancer with an estimation of six months to live. He was given an appointment to see a specialist in 3 months. Half his predicted life span. He paid taxes and was a soldier. Fuck the NHS Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.