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The "Death Panel" Rumor: Where Did It Come From?

First Posted: 09/13/09 06:12 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 02:50 PM ET

Betsy Mccaughey

New York Times:

WASHINGTON -- The stubborn yet false rumor that President Obama's health care proposals would create government-sponsored "death panels" to decide which patients were worthy of living seemed to arise from nowhere in recent weeks.

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