In a win for irony, a music video entitled “Forget About the Price Tag” has won the Department of Health and Human Services Healthy Young America Video Contest. The link is to The White House blog, not The Onion.
If the administration actually paid as promised, your tax money was used to fund the $2,000 first prize. And, the first 100 qualified entrants received a “Stay Healthy Kit,” consisting of a t-shirt, a sun protection kit, and a water bottle.
The water bottles might actually be needed if we follow the British model. Here’s a headline from the Daily Mail:
Thousands Dying of Thirst on NHS:
Watchdog forced to issue guidelines on giving patients water.