The Awful Truth: Season 1, Episode 1

Episode #1.1 (11 Apr. 1999)

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Contains segments "A Cheaper Way to Conduct a Witch Hunt" and "Funeral at an HMO".

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Bob Barr ...
Himself - Impeachment Trial Manager (as Congressman Bob Barr)
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Himself - Former Clinton Campaign Director
Christopher Donahue ...
Himself (as Chris Donahue)
Greg Donaldson ...
Himself - Head of Worldwide Public Relations, Humana
Paul Gillmor ...
Himself - Ohio (as Congressman Paul Gillmor)
Asa Hutchinson ...
Himself - Impeachment Trial Manager (as Congressman Asa Hutchinson)
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Head of the Witch Hunt
Scott McInnis ...
Himself - R Colorado (as Congressman Scott McInnis)
Ken Starr ...
Himself - The Special Prosecutor
Gerald Weller ...
Himself - R Illinois (as Congressman Gerald Weller)
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Contains segments "A Cheaper Way to Conduct a Witch Hunt" and "Funeral at an HMO".

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Premonition Of Sicko
29 March 2015 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The first episode of the first season of The Awful Truth presents how Michael Moore shows two events.First,Ken Starr was shown how to perform a cost-effective witch hunt.Finally,a staged funeral that was presented outside Humana's corporate headquarters whose policyholder they refused a lifesaving pancreas transplant.

The second part of the show definitely was something of a premonition of Michael Moore's future documentary about healthcare and health insurance companies,Sicko.It was evident that Humana played a big part of the said documentary when former employees and policyholders of the the said company played a prominent feature in it.Also,it was one way to look at how much Americans have suffered from it and continues to do so despite the implementation of Obamacare.


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