The scene: a well-dressed gentleman in his 50's is standing in front of a luxury car parked in front of a mansion.
"I am an Obamacare loser. That is to say, Obamacare will cost me more than I directly get back from it. I'm paying higher taxes to help subsidize other people's insurance. My investment income is being taxed almost 4 percent more.
Now, the family will still be able to spend July in Hawaii, and we won't actually lose anything we already have, but it will cost us more. Meanwhile, though we don't get as much back directly, there are other benefits from living in a healthier society. "
[cue The Beatles' I'm a Loser]
Despite the Koch Brothers' inability to present a legitimate case of an Obamacare loser, they do exist. They're just not very sympathetic characters. I think their stories deserve to be told.