David Harsanyi on Why You Should Root for Obamacare's Failure


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In a news conference expected to feature a mea culpa for the Obamacare website fiasco, President Barack Obama turned the tables on his political opponents, scolding them for using their supernatural ability to transform the mere hope of failure into a reality. "It's time," he implored, "for folks to stop rooting for its failure." Not so fast, says David Harsanyi. What's wrong with rooting for a dangerous and misguided policy to fail?