August 12th, 2009

Space Cadet

Would He Have Had A Chance Here?

"And the Investor's Business Daily said in an editorial: 'People such as scientist Stephen Hawking wouldn't have a chance in the UK, where the National Health Service would say the life of this brilliant man, because of his physical handicaps, is essentially worthless.'

They had to correct the piece when it was pointed out that the physicist was born, lives and works in the UK."

"Mr Hawking said: 'I wouldn't be here today if it were not for the NHS.'"

Read more at: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1205953/NHS-branded-evil-Orwellian-high-level-US-politicians.html#ixzz0O1p7doQy