Below are questions I have asked myself throughout the past week. Instead of writing what my answers to them would be I am interested in any answers you may have, or additional questions you have asked yourself.
For the week starting Monday August 3, 2009 here are some things I asked myself:
Do astronauts still drink Tang?
Should healthier employees pay lower premiums than unhealthy employees in the same company health plan?
Have you ever been actively involved in a protest?
Have you ever worn shorts to work?
This question from crowd at Majority Leader Hoyer’s Town Hall, “I’m a registered Democrat, why are you trying to rush health care reform through in two to three weeks when it took President Obama six months to pick a dog for his kids?”
Do you give someone “props” or “kudos”?
Do you think Cash For Clunkers is a good use of tax revenue?
Given that the Democrats have significant enough majorities in both houses of Congress to pass whatever they want, is it disingenuous or ludicrous to blame Republicans for the health care legislation being in trouble?
You favorite weekend footwear, laces, Velcro or slip-on?
Did the person third in line to the Presidency really equate Americans exercising First Amendment rights Nazis?
Has any couple become members of the 186 mile high club?
How come the talking heads on CNN and editorialists for the New York Times did not call those who filled the streets of San Francisco, New York and Los Angeles, “crack pots” and “operatives” but feel it is okay to give those labels to people attending small meetings throughout the country asking questions of their Representatives?
Cremation or burial?
Is respect for the exercise of First Amendment rights applied equally?
Best summer movie this year is? Best summer movie ever?
What is your measure of “success?”
If the health care legislation currently in Congress is so great why aren’t its proponents spending time, energy and media time focusing on whatever may be positive in it instead of denigrating those of us opposed?
What is the last concert you went to?
Whenever someone says ‘It’s not that cold, you’ll get used to it, do you?
Do you remember your first roller coaster ride?
Cookies or Pie?