Rep. Thomas Massie Mocked For Truly Dumb Tweet About 'Medicare For All'

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Rep. Thomas Massie (R-Ky.) has engineering degrees from the prestigious Massachusetts Institute of Technology, but that didn’t stop him from being schooled by Twitter users on Wednesday.

It happened after the conservative Kentucky congressman attempted to criticize “Medicare for All” by using a really, really dubious analogy.

Over 70% of Americans who died with COVID, died on Medicare, and some people want #MedicareForAll?” he asked rhetorically.

Although even most first-year philosophy students might see problems with the post, Massie didn’t, leaving the denizens of Twitter to point out the flaws.

Dumb Tweet of the Day. It's like saying: "100% of Americans who breathe air eventually die -- and some people actually want air?"

— Bob Cesca (@bobcesca_go) February 9, 2022

The fact that many of those killed by a disease are older is not a good argument against providing everyone access to health care, actually

— Rep. Don Beyer (@RepDonBeyer) February 9, 2022

Massie is no stranger to dubious takes designed to own those danged libs.

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