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54 Year old show in Branson, MO closes due to Obamacare mandate - Shepard of the Hills

The Shepard of the Hills, an outdoor Theatre that started 54 years ago is closing its doors primarily due to the Obamacare mandate that put costs out of reach to be able to keep the business going.


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Branson, Missouri: Epic theater. Love, loss, power & hardship.

Interview f family member running this historical theater show. The cast of the Shepherd of the Hills Outdoor Drama production At The Shepherd of the Hills Outdoor Theatre, Harold Bell Wright's epic story of love, loss, power, hardship, and the true meaning of life is immortalized every night on our star-lit stage. It takes over 80 actors and actresses, 40 horses, a flock of sheep, several guns and rifles, an actual burning log cabin and a vintage 1908 DeWitt automobile make for live action performance. ... The theater action is a short skip & a hop east from Mark Twain National Forest. Split the difference between Springfield & Springdale.

Disclaimer: Mark Twain (1835-1910-To be continued) is unlicensed. His river pilot's license went delinquent in 1862. Caution advised. Daily Paul

Was a great play

its sad that Obamacare killed it.

I used the calculator

I used the calculator tool...


looks like my family policy with a 14k deductible would be around 10K a year...and I'd still be responsible for 30% of all costs. So I pay 100% of the first 14K, 10K in yearly premiums, and then still pay 30% of all medical bills over 14K?

Time to get rid of all health insurance.

“Let it not be said that no one cared, that no one objected once it’s realized that our liberties and wealth are in jeopardy.”
― Ron Paul

John C. is right. Insurance is the problem, not the solution.

Jun 13, 2013 -..a physician compensation report by WebMD site Medscape found 6% of doctors had a concierge or cash-only practice this year.

That's for me. I was paying $1550 per month at age 57 no smoking.

"Timid men prefer the calm of despotism to the tempestuous sea of liberty" TJ

"This tool illustrates health

"This tool illustrates health insurance premiums and subsidies for people purchasing insurance on their own in new health insurance exchanges (or “Marketplaces”) created by the Affordable Care Act (ACA)".


Gives you an idea of costs without having to give all your personal identifying data to the feds.

“Let it not be said that no one cared, that no one objected once it’s realized that our liberties and wealth are in jeopardy.”
― Ron Paul

Obama is going to make a lot of converts to the revolution.

Have you seen this facebook post from one guy's experience with Obamacare?


Pre-existing condition: type 1 diabetes.
Income range: $45 - $55,000
Silver plan monthly premium: $597
Yearly deductible: $13,988

Guys opts out so gets email warning of $4,037 fine, followed by suspension of drivers license, followed by lien on property.

As is usual with government, drop your pants, bend over, grab your ankles.

"Bend over and grab your ankles" should be etched in stone at the entrance to every government building and every government office.

This man sounds scared.

By just inquiring, they now have all his personal information and are threating him? People will wake up and be very afraid.

Enough of these stories might be thread worthy

taken together. Thoughts?

"Hence, naturally enough, my symbol for Hell is something like the bureaucracy of a police state or the office of a thoroughly nasty business concern." ~~C.S. Lewis
Love won! Deliverance from Tyranny is on the way! Col. 2:13-15

they will be growing in number

so Yes

I heard one of the owners on the radio today

Said no way they can afford the Obamacare mandate

"The money is just not there"

It's too bad, a lot of people now going to be jobless.