Here's a recent New York Times story: 11,000 Will Die Waiting For Transplants This Year The actual figure may be closer to 43,000.  These deaths are caused by a government law that prevents monetary compensation for kidney donors.  And this makes the following subhead a bit hard to swallow: People on the organ wait list say it's time for the government to step in It would be as if the New York Times thought the government should "step in" to...