President Barack Obama's administration signaled on Sunday it is ready to abandon the idea of giving Americans the option of government-run health insurance as part of his ambitious health care proposal.
Hugh2d2: Everything after this is just about how much the insurance cabal can squeeze out of you.  
So much for reform.
aktaeon: There was no real support for reform.  
Everyone was too busy trying to be the one who predicted how it would fall apart. And, well, self-fulfilling prophecy.
FoolProof: I wished the endeavor well.