I Was a Conservative Opposed To Obamacare — Until I Saw This Richard Simmons Dance-Off

The media was right, and I was wrong. This president really is in touch with my generation, and he truly speaks to me and understands how to connect with millennials. With reports earlier this month showing that not enough young people have bothered signing up for Obamacare — and even fewer planning to do so — the Obama administration has cracked the code and figured out how to get us all lined up for health care awesomeness.

First they graced us with Pajama Boy. Then came the "Drop It Like It's Hot" rap. But I still wasn't feeling the medicine. I got a fever, and the only prescription was Richard Simmons: 


And here I thought this whole thing wouldn't work (being the cranky conservative that I am), but I just got owned! Sure, 57% of millennials disapprove of Obamacare now according to a recent Harvard poll, but just wait until this baby has it's chance to work its viral magic. The support for Obamacare is now pouring in faster than HealthCare.gov can securely process applications:


#Winning

It doesn't get better than that ... or does it?


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John Giokaris

John Giokaris has been contributing to PolicyMic since February 2011. Born and raised in Chicago, John graduated from Loyola University Chicago with a double major in Journalism and Political Science and is currently earning his J.D. at The John Marshall Law School. John believes in free market principles, private sector solutions, transparency, school choice, constitutionally limited government, and being a good steward of taxpayer dollars. His goals are to empower/create opportunity for citizens to use the tools at their disposal to succeed in America, which does more to grow the middle class and alleviate those in poverty than keeping a permanent underclass dependent on government sustenance indefinitely. Sitting on the Board of Directors for both the center-right Chicago Young Republicans and libertarian America's Future Foundation-Chicago, he is also a member of the free market think tank Illinois Policy Institute's Leadership Coalition team along with other leaders of the Illinois business, political, and media communities. John has seven years experience working in writing/publishing, having previously worked at Law Bulletin Publishing, the Tribune Company, and Reboot Illinois. His works have been published in the Chicago Tribune, U.S. News & World Report, Crain's Chicago Business, Reboot Illinois, Townhall, the Law Bulletin, and the RedEye. He's also made appearances on CBS News, PBS, and Al Jazeera America.

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