What allowed the majority of the Supreme Court to declare, in one breath, that the penalty for not buying medical insurance is, at the same time, both a tax and not a tax? The word is “sophistry.” And what to do about it? By: Redactor Video: Jon Lovitz Clarifies Video: Government Growth, Outsourced Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website eight − = Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.