I came upon the comic strip above—Prickly City— in this morning’s Tribune. It’s clever, no doubt. And I like its satirical edge. Packs a punch.
Of course, its main target is the Affordable Care Act. But it manages to incorporate some sharp thrusts at the overreach of drones and the pandemic snooping of the NSA.
‘Medidrone’ is a sweet blend of a neologism. If it’s original, score a point for the cartoonist’s wit.
I happen to be on the same page when it comes to drone deployment and eavesdropping on electronic conversations.
On the other hand, the ACA, alias Obamacare, for all its warts— like fines and glitches—is here to stay. And, Mr. Scott Stantis, that’s a very good thing for our citizens. Come rain, come shine. Especially during pouring bouts of the former.