By James Hirsen
The health care battle in our country is intensifying. The House of Representatives recently placed a provision in a spending bill, which would defund the Affordable Care Act, a.k.a. Obamacare. The Senate, too, has jumped into the fray, and a government shutdown looms large.
Interestingly, another melee is brewing, one that holds the promise of being just as hard fought and equally riveting. The White House has turned to Hollywood in an effort to deal with the increasing unpopularity of the health care legislation. What started out as a celebrity conference involving the president and a number of Hollywood luminaries quickly transformed into an ambitious plan to convince younger citizens to join the less than appealing Obamacare health insurance exchanges. Skilled writers and an ace production team have been enlisted to craft some expertly designed propaganda and deliver it to the public via an extremely well visited video Web site. [more...]