Andy Griffith Shills for Obamacare in Mayberry

You may have read that the White House brought Andy Griffith on board to be the advertising face of Obamacare, and taxpayers are getting stuck with airing about $700,000 worth of ads that are supposed to convince taxpayers they want what they’ve repeatedly said they don’t want — and they’re going to keep spending our money convincing us until we’re convinced it’s not a waste of money.

It turns out there was a little debate in Mayberry about Griffith’s ad. Here’s how it went:

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