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Thread: Economic Scene - $250 Checks for Social Security Recipients Overlook Reality

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    Re: Economic Scene - $250 Checks for Social Security Recipients Overlook Reality

    Quote Originally Posted by phattonez View Post
    But you said not giving money to these people is uncompassionate. Government cannot be compassionate.
    I say nothing of that. I am forced to have $250 and I am forced to make a,b,c,d choice

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    Re: Economic Scene - $250 Checks for Social Security Recipients Overlook Reality

    Quote Originally Posted by justone View Post
    A society which cuts its costs on its elders, on those who had been getting out and earning $250 for all their life and putting a good part of it in SS and MC, on those who were promised but robbed now, such a society is no different than a society of cannibals, and here we see the same people expressing the same ideas.
    You considered it unsympathetic to give these people the money.

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    Re: Economic Scene - $250 Checks for Social Security Recipients Overlook Reality

    Quote Originally Posted by phattonez View Post
    You considered it unsympathetic to give these people the money.
    I did? Indeed I consider it unsympathetic to keep on telling me that I did something I did not. A kind of the third time.

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    Re: Economic Scene - $250 Checks for Social Security Recipients Overlook Reality

    Quote Originally Posted by justone View Post
    I did? Indeed I consider it unsympathetic to keep on telling me that I did something I did not. A kind of the third time.
    Then what were you trying to say with that whole spiel about cannibalism?

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    Re: Economic Scene - $250 Checks for Social Security Recipients Overlook Reality

    Quote Originally Posted by phattonez View Post
    Then what were you trying to say with that whole spiel about cannibalism?
    that with the choices given only cannibals can choose any other letter but d)

    Is that simple enough?

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