Don’t take it from conservatives. The co-founder of a “very, very major social-media site” has said the criticism of the Obamacare website is fair because the “technology sucks.”
So reported Willie Geist on today’s Morning Joe, telling panelists that the person he interviewed was co-founder of a site so major that they would all know it and might have it open on their computers as he spoke….
Social media founders aren’t generally considered to be conservative types, so this sounds like an unbiased assessment from someone who should know. And if indeed the technology “sucks,” then can repairing “glitches” fix things, or are we looking at a total reboot? And if that is so, how long will it take and what will be the ripple effects as people are unable to sign up, insurers don’t get data, etc., etc. When can we expect President Obama to announce a postponement of the individual mandate?