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YOU SHOULD HAVE NEVER DOUBTED ALSTRY....

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August 15, 2010 – Comments (2)

(CBS)  Saturday marked the 75th anniversary of Social Security, and many questions remain unanswered about its future.

As for its present, the program created during the Great Depression has quickly become a last resort for older Americans before they ever thought they'd need it, CBS News Correspondent Rebecca Jarvis reports.

After working 40 years in the chemical industry, Michael Tait of Locust Grove, Va., could not wait until he turned 66, the full retirement age to collect Social Security. He can't find a job.

"Lowe's and Home Depot and the grocery stores and the gas station," he said, listing the places where he's tried to get work. "Nothing."

With his unemployment checks running out, Tait decided to apply for his Social Security retirement benefits two years early, at 64, despite the catch that when you collect early, your benefit is cut up to 25 percent permanently. For Tait, that's a loss of $252 every month.

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http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2010/08/14/eveningnews/main6773438.shtml

THE ZOMBULATOR IS JUST GETTING GOING......AND YOU ARE TOLD IT IS A RECOVERY...

My guess is many of your brains are spinning......you know 'Alstry is reporting the truth....but you are spending so much more time watching the ticker and listening to the mainstream media.....

how can it be?     WELCOME TO THE DIGITAL AGE.....and right now we are BETWEEN THE AGES.......a must read for those that think

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#1) On August 16, 2010 at 12:47 AM, alstry (34.96) wrote:

GETTING CLOSER?

SEOUL (AFP) – South Korea and the United States launched a new round of war games Monday involving tens of thousands of troops in a huge show of force against North Korea, which has threatened fiery retaliation.

The 10-day computerised exercise is the latest in a series being staged by the South -- either alone or with the United States -- after the sinking of one of its warships in March which sharply raised tensions on the peninsula.

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#2) On August 16, 2010 at 1:17 AM, Starfirenv (< 20) wrote:

Al- Are you Al Bundy IRL? I'm not sure what you mean, but it sounds bad. Right?

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