Answer: It's a really obscure number, you've probably never heard of it.
(Thanks to Banter reader Steve Skelton!)
"For the most part, the future of the ACA is out of my hands, and all I can do is wait and see. And as the law’s future hangs in the balance, I thought it was important to tell my story about how the Affordable Care Act intersected with my own life. Now that I’ve done that, I only have one more thing to say:Thank you, President Obama. From the bottom of my heart, thank you."
A reporter arranged the sale of an illegal firearm within 15 minutes through a Facebook page. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives takes these issues so seriously that the page is still up and running, and members still selling guns.
I'm not supposed to write this yet but as I connect the scenes of horror in Oklahoma with so many other worsening weather-related disasters, I wonder if our American community will actually band together to cast aside ignorance and political intransigence to actually mitigate the disease, the climate crisis, instead of simply reacting to the aftermath of its symptoms.
Banter Editor Ben Cohen discusses the horrors of the Trump administration, the potential end of civilization and what we can do with it with author Daniel Pinchbeck.
There will always be people who look at Muslims, specifically those who hail from places like the Middle-East and Africa, and see only barbarians. These people will invariably be wrong; every Muslim, Arab, African etc. is no more assured of being a ruthless murderer than every member of any other culture on the planet. But a question has to asked about what it takes within someone's personality to be able to literally try to decapitate a man, in public or otherwise.