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Congressman Declares Obamacare Is Less Popular Than Chlamydia

Texas Republican Rep. Steve Stockman compared Wednesday's health care enrollment figures to Piers Morgan's ratings, NFL attendance...and chlamydia.

Posted on November 13, 2013, at 8:02 p.m. ET

About 110,000 people contract chlamydia each month, more than signed up for Obamacare. Obamacare is less popular than chlamydia.

Rep. Steve Stockman

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About 110,000 people contract chlamydia each month, more than signed up for Obamacare. Obamacare is less popular than chlamydia.

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For every one person that signed up for Obamacare, four watched Piers Morgan last night (426K)

Rep. Steve Stockman

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For every one person that signed up for Obamacare, four watched Piers Morgan last night (426K)

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More people went to a Jacksonville Jaguars game in October (143,109) than signed up for Obamacare nationwide (106,185)

Rep. Steve Stockman

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More people went to a Jacksonville Jaguars game in October (143,109) than signed up for Obamacare nationwide (106,185)

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More people bought tickets to "Gigli" (around 500,000) than signed up for Obamacare (106,185)

Rep. Steve Stockman

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More people bought tickets to "Gigli" (around 500,000) than signed up for Obamacare (106,185)

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More people have attended the Gathering of the Juggalos (107,500+) than have signed up for Obamacare (106,185)

Rep. Steve Stockman

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More people have attended the Gathering of the Juggalos (107,500+) than have signed up for Obamacare (106,185)

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Three times as many people signed up to win the AR-15 I was giving away than signed up for insurance on http://t.co/j25QEtMhIV .

Rep. Steve Stockman

@SteveWorks4You

Three times as many people signed up to win the AR-15 I was giving away than signed up for insurance on http://t.co/j25QEtMhIV .

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