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Huffington Post Wants You To Mail Your Ashes To The Republicans If You Die Under Trumpcare

Leave it to a college student to become so hysterical over the GOP passing AHCA that she invents a ghoulish website for her “friends who will die’ as a result of the bill, showing them how to send their cremated remains to the GOP. And leave it to The Huffington Post to champion her efforts.

As The Huffington Post writes dramatically of college student Zoey Salsbury, “She said she watched in horror Thursday as House Republicans passed an Obamacare repeal bill called the American Health Care Act, either unaware their legislation would kill people, or simply unsympathetic enough to care. So, Salsbury set out to make GOP politicians face the consequences of their vote, launching, a website that pledges to send the ashes of your cremated body to a member of Congress, should you die because of the Republican health plan.”

The website got so many hits it crashed.

Shipping cremated remains through the mail by any other service other than the U.S. Postal Service is illegal, but the U.S. Postal Service has a guide on how to do so.

Salsbury, a junior at American University, told HuffPo, “Yes, it is real … Many of my friends will die” if AHCA becomes the law. She hyperventilated, “People will literally die, and they don’t see that that’s going to happen.” She concluded, “It’s really morbid and not fun to talk about. But that’s the reality of passing a health care bill like this.”

One woman had a biting response for Salsbury:

Just for the record, Salsbury’s leftist credentials are impeccable, as she is a champion of leftists’ favorite sacrament: