Debunking ridiculous RFID rumor comes to the rescue once again


You'd like to think that some things are simply too ridiculous for to even bother debunking ... but, apparently, you can't always get what you want. This one comes from the latest Snopes newsletter.

The rumor: That the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act - also known as "Obamacare" to some of those who oppose it -- requires that everyone be implanted with an RFID microchip by March 23, 2013.

That's every single American - 313 million individuals, give or take -- by March 23, 2013.

I mean, seriously, that's only a little more than a year from now. Don't you think that 2014 or 2015 might be more realistic?

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