Fallon Mocks Obamacare Enrollment Numbers

Katrina Trinko
The Foundry

Comedian Jimmy Fallon isn’t buying the hype over the 7.1 million Obamacare enrollees announced yesterday.

“It’s amazing what you can achieve when you make something mandatory, and fine people if they don’t do it, and keep extending the deadline for months,” cracked the Tonight Show host. “It’s like a Cinderella story.”

That wasn’t Fallon’s only jab at the White House last night.

“If you still haven’t enrolled, you might have to pay a penalty called the ‘Individual Shared Responsibility Payment,’ which is 1 percent of your salary,” he added.

“Then Americans said, ‘Eh , good thing I don’t have a job.’”





Related: Harry Reid dismisses cancer patient Tom Coburn’s Obamacare concern

…”Dr. Coburn is very good at getting into the weeds and trying to find something that he thinks makes sense, but I think we need to look at the overall context of this bill,” he replied when asked about Coburn’s comments during a Senate press briefing. “It really brings a lot of people in from the cold so that they have the ability to get health insurance, which they’ve never had the opportunity [to do] before.”…



CAJ note: Do you ever wonder what Harry Reid has against cancer patients?



Update: Fallon Mocks ObamaCare’s ‘Mission Accomplished’



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