As usual, government sucks at everything it tries to do, and we're just supposed to give it a pass rather than holding it up to the standard of private businesses.
Healthcare.gov is totally broken for at least 9 hours and counting (it opened at midnight). I don't mean broken as in "overloaded with traffic," although that is happening too. I mean broken as in the sign up process is broken in pathetically basic ways.
Here's a nice recap:
But whatever, just because they can't run a website, doesn't mean they can't run our healthcare. Right?
Maybe it's a metaphor: we're all going to beta test ObamaCare, just like we're beta testing the ObamaCare website. How exciting!