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It should not take a head injury

*after personally sustaining a head injury & coma*

to figure this out...









A Satirical Blog

*(utilizing articles discussing facts)*

By:  Susan MeeLing

After the head injury caused a coma while I learned how to deal with the headaches, migraines, cognitive disorders, memory problems, and other medical conditions I went from College Algebra with Trigonometry & Calculus down to 2nd grade math.  Here is how logic works for someone like me::

~  It took awhile for the doctor's recommendation to use sticky notes, to help remember.

~  It took several months to realize sticky notes moved, let alone to remember to speak with the doctor.

~  After I finally remembered to ask the doctor about the note problem, notebooks were recommended.

~  When I could remember to pick up a notebook, it took a long time to learn similar to sticky notes, notebooks are not always where they were placed.

~  After I was able to organize the notebooks over several months I still had not learned notebooks are not always readily available, at the necessary time.

~  When I remembered to speak with the doctor about the notebook problem the doctor had few other suggestions, to assist memories better.

~  After several events and adding up sticky note and notebook location problems, I realized my skin goes everywhere I do.

~  Wanting my tattoos to only be for me and not for public consumption I started the ink on my legs, able to hide easier.

~  It would not be until many tattoos and several years later I would realize my memory problems were usually not as bad when wearing shorts, capri pants, or a skirt.

~  Between 3-5 years after my first tattoo I had the first tattoo completed on my arms, and my memory has slowly progressed towards an easier memory jolt.



When I say "it should not take a head injury to figure this out" it is partially in humor from personal experiences, towards understanding.


If I can laugh at my mistakes after recognizing and dealing with them, so can you.


You have the knowledge, understanding, and wisdom I lack in order to put everything together to fix the problems seen with abilities I do not have. 


Utilize the information within the blog to find genuine repairs and instead of complaining of the "hurtful" commentary, prevent the issues from reoccurring.


Then again, it should not take a head injury to figure that one out.

Does it take a head injury to figure this out about military, veterans, civilians, & Health Care

Each picture has a link to the article in reference to each portion of this blog, about health care. At the end is the summary, of my opinion.

Articles referencing military & veteran census numbers

Five Thirty Eight article By Mona Chalabi

Pew Research Center article By Drew Desilver

USNews article By Tom Risen

VA.GOV Statistics

Info Please Census

Military Times article By Patricia Kime

Articles referencing Military & Veteran Health Care Services

Florida Politics article By Mitch Perry

Military Times article By Patricia Kime

Baxter Bulletin article By Rick Jensen

Forbes Article By Bruce Japsen

Wisconsin Trubine Article

Business of Federal Technology FCW By Adam Mazmanian

WTAE article

Washington Free Beacon article By Morgan Chalfant

Articles referencing Affordable Care Act aka ACA aka Obamacare Health Care Services

Wall Street Journal article By Anna Wilde Mathews

The Daily Caller article By Richard Pollack

Western Journalism article By Kevin Whitson

New York Times article By Robert Pear & Amy Goodnough

CNN article By Mary Agnes Cary & Jordan Rau

Yellowhammer News article By Elizabeth Beshears

Each picture has a link to the article in reference to each portion of this blog, about health care. Now at the end is the summary, here is my opinion.

* I did not know it took a head injury to figure out if less than 3% of the United States of America population cannot have the government secure the healthcare for active military and veterans; the ACA might have more than just a few 'glitches'.

* I did not think it would take a head injury to know if the active and veteran health care facilities are over-run by paperwork difficulties, it will flow into the larger population.

* I did not know it took a head injury to figure out if a politician tells the pulic not to worry about reading a bill until after it passes; there might be problems for the general public hidden in the paperwork.

* I never would have thought someone with a head injury could figure something out before an MIT professor declares while creating the Affordable Care Act, when people vote for this bill it is "...because of the stupidity of the American public..." ~quote Jonathan Gruber

* I did not think it would take a head injury to understand when the numbers for veteran and active military care have difficulties sustaining the program, it might not be ideal for the general public who are not accustomed to the military term "Hurry up, and wait."

* I did not think it took a head injury to figure out it is cruel to not square away the civilians of the United States of America while making horrible false promises to those whom dream to attain the American goals, to those whom cross illegally.

...or maybe it does take someone with a head injury to show the American public the truth of Jonathan Gruber's statements of their intellect...

The ultimate measure of an individual is not where they stand in moments of comfort and convenience, but where they stand at the time of challenge and controversy.

We must reject the idea that everytime a law is broken society is guity, rather than the law breaker. 

Freedom is never-more than one generation away, from exinction.  We do not pass freedom on through our blood stream because freedom must be fought for, protected, and handed on for the next generation to do the same.

Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.

It should not take a head injury to figure this out, because you are smarter.

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