It is to some extent understandable that folks are very disappointed in the functioning of the "ObamaCare" websites. But it is even more disappointing to view the impatience and lack of appreciation involving the promise of this enormous undertaking. True, the amount of time it would take to overcome the expected glitches has been unrealistic, but they are acknowledged and will be solved.
Folks seem to have forgotten that it took almost a year before Social Security was in practical use. The opponents of Social Security were every bit as vicious and uncaring as the Affordable Health Care Act opponents are today.
What we need now is patience and an understanding of the value we will all have when "ObamaCare" is running smoothly, and it surely will be, under the leadership of President Obama.
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