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  •  For 30+ Years SS Has Been OVERPAYING Into The ... (6+ / 0-)

    General Fund, to the tune of a $2.7T surplus.

    Why don't you use some of that to pay down the debt!

    Oh yeah that's right, its not there is it?  

    Seems to me that our country had no problem going into debt to kill brown people in Iraq and Afganistan, so why should we sweat going into debt to help Grandma and Grandpa live out their final years with a little dignity.  

    Poor man wants to be rich. Rich man wants to king. And the king ain't satisifed until he rules everything. B.Springsteen

    by howd on Thu Dec 20, 2012 at 03:07:26 PM PST

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