The Iranian government also pays for sex change operations, incidentally. And, their medical care conditions (along with literacy rates) have signficiantly improved since their anti-US revolution. We may not like their politics, but that doesn't mean they're all insane crazies.
Wow! I'm all for paying people for their organs. You can pay someone to have a baby for you. You can pay someone for their eggs. Why not kidneys?!-Angelique