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|Subject: Re: Don't Show This To A Baby Boomer||Date: 1/19/2013 3:30 PM|
|Author: Howie52||Number: 667255 of 784412|
"5. In 1945, there were 42 workers for every retiree receiving Social Security benefits. Today, that number has fallen to 2.5 workers, and if you eliminate all government workers, that leaves only 1.6 private sector workers for every retiree receiving Social Security benefits.
Apparently, Franklin D. Roosevelt didn't think it through. "
Perhaps he did not suspect that more would be given or that folks
would take such an unreasonable attitude toward the nutritional
benefits of dog food?
By the same token, the folks who took such an unreasonable attitude
may not have suspected that dog food would make such nutritional
And no one suspected just how far folks could stretch a squirrel.
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