Colbert: 14 cents is three times the value of a Papa John’s pizza

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By Cara Maresca

Savor that last slice of pepperoni while you still can – Obamacare will soon raise the price of pizza, according to Papa John CEO John Schnatter.

“Our best estimate is that the Obamacare will cost 11 to 14 cents per pizza,” Schnatter said on a conference call last week, as reported by Politico.

Shattner’s statement has been met with some backlash – Salon magazine blasted “Papa John’s pizza extortion.”

Even comedian Stephen Colbert joined in on the fun, saying that 11 to 14 cents is three times the value of a Papa John’s pizza.  Check out today’s Cooler segment for Colbert’s comments on Papa John’s, and for some laugh-worthy burglary bloopers.

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Colbert: 14 cents is three times the value of a Papa John's pizza

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