Oh, lapdogs! Obama-cheerleading journos are at it again! Forced to pay a lot more for insurance due to Obamacare? That’s totally just a “quirk” and stuff.

And it isn’t the first time they used that euphemism:

Shameless and shameful.

The headline at CNBC now reads “penalty,” but “quirk” remains in the text, in the slug and in search results:


This Twitter user calls it what it really is, however:


You can keep your plan … if you can afford it. But, hey. Quirks!


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