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September 07, 2007

Must See TV

This evening John Stossel will host a segment on Cuban healthcare on ABC's 20/20.

Judging by who will be interviewed, this segment will hopefully be illuminating to those who believe Michael Moore's words, but not those of actual Cubans.

And don't miss Babalu's most recent dispatch, especially the rebuttal of the fabulist's lies in the update.

Just a taste:

Sarah (not her real name) was forced to call in every favor imaginable in order to gain entry into this facility – which treats primarily foreigners, government-types, and those with the right “connections.” The hospital was originally built as a bank in the 1950’s. The 15-20-story building, located along Havana’s Malecon seawall is indeed clean, comfortable and relatively state-of-the-art. It is also off-limits to the vast majority of Cuban citizens.

It is the facility Moore featured in Sicko, as an example of Cuba's exemplary 'Universal Care.'


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