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Generic Other Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jan-17-06 06:30 PM
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60. I heard an old lady in a wheelchair go ballistic at Walgreen's
She was screaming bloody murder about needing her drugs. I thought she was going to get arrested. I guess she didn't like Bush's plan so much either.
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  -Overheard at the local pharmacy: "It's all George Bush's fault" PA Democrat  Jan-17-06 01:17 PM   #0 
  - What a rip off...  movonne   Jan-17-06 01:20 PM   #1 
  - sad  jsamuel   Jan-17-06 01:21 PM   #2 
  - You know, the whole process is just humiliating to people  PA Democrat   Jan-17-06 01:29 PM   #8 
  - That sucks  FreedomAngel82   Jan-17-06 01:23 PM   #3 
  - I waited 2 hours for a refill I paid CASH for. It's a DISASTER!  Joanne98   Jan-17-06 01:23 PM   #4 
  - Let's pray that your personal experience  Surya Gayatri   Jan-17-06 01:25 PM   #5 
  - Thanks for the edit  bunkerbuster1   Jan-17-06 03:22 PM   #38 
  - I don't know a senior that voted for bush. this is happening in 1000's  roguevalley   Jan-17-06 03:54 PM   #52 
     - Does anyone know  marions ghost   Jan-17-06 06:34 PM   #61 
        - Pennsylvania is providing a 5 day supply of meds  PA Democrat   Jan-17-06 06:53 PM   #62 
  - Seniors seen sitting and waiting ... in numbers not seen earlier  Bozita   Jan-17-06 01:26 PM   #6 
  - Our elderly are going to DIE waiting for their  adigal   Jan-18-06 08:04 AM   #70 
  - Folks are beginning to wake up from a long sleep.  louis-t   Jan-17-06 01:27 PM   #7 
  - and the only winners are big pharma. The "new and improved"  Raster   Jan-18-06 09:49 AM   #79 
  - It was a boondoggle from the start.  Kurovski   Jan-17-06 01:34 PM   #9 
  - Everything Bushco does is a scam. n/t  Hissyspit   Jan-17-06 01:44 PM   #11 
  - Not at a pharmacy, but with some of my clients  Lorien   Jan-17-06 01:37 PM   #10 
  - CNN doing a story on it now  dogday   Jan-17-06 01:45 PM   #12 
  - They should suck it up!  Bethany Rockafella   Jan-17-06 01:47 PM   #13 
  - .  Blue State Native   Jan-18-06 09:23 AM   #76 
  - Yeah, and as a gay, I'm still waiting for evidence for damage to...  stevietheman   Jan-18-06 11:05 AM   #83 
  - My parents experience  One_of_8   Jan-17-06 01:49 PM   #14 
  - It's good that the clerk put the blame where it belongs.  Nikki Stone1   Jan-17-06 01:51 PM   #15 
  - No guaruntee that some will be able to make a simple connection.  gordianot   Jan-17-06 01:51 PM   #16 
  - He represents the "corporate profiteering" agenda.  SharonAnn   Jan-17-06 03:29 PM   #43 
     - "Caveat Emptor"  gordianot   Jan-18-06 07:45 AM   #69 
  - I hope people remember when Bush & Co try to revive Social Sec "fix"  wishlist   Jan-17-06 01:54 PM   #17 
  - Kick it and keep on kicking it!  hedgehog   Jan-17-06 01:54 PM   #18 
  - Scotty's brother chimes in on PBS interview  chat_noir   Jan-17-06 01:57 PM   #19 
  - Wow. The people most likely to be affected are the very ones  PA Democrat   Jan-17-06 03:30 PM   #44 
  - he's so full of shit. its affecting everyone. the nursing homes are  roguevalley   Jan-17-06 03:56 PM   #53 
  - Sounds like a great ad for Moveon.org  AllegroRondo   Jan-17-06 02:01 PM   #20 
  - AND the AARP. AND the Grey Panthers.  DesertedRose   Jan-17-06 02:38 PM   #25 
     - Didn't AARP support this in the beginning?  Blue State Native   Jan-18-06 09:25 AM   #77 
     - Yes. The AARP is also in the business of selling insurance  PA Democrat   Jan-18-06 10:08 AM   #81 
     - I still remember when seniors "went medieval" over the...  stevietheman   Jan-18-06 11:10 AM   #84 
  - Taking a tangent thought  firefox   Jan-17-06 02:22 PM   #21 
  - Other drug companies have  FlaGranny   Jan-17-06 03:23 PM   #40 
  - more of us should be making these  methinks2   Jan-17-06 02:24 PM   #22 
  - It's EVERYWHERE!  AuntiBush   Jan-17-06 02:32 PM   #23 
  - I am glad to hear that people are waking up  PA Democrat   Jan-17-06 02:37 PM   #24 
     - Where I live Folks Have Been Awake for Quite Sometime  AuntiBush   Jan-17-06 02:53 PM   #27 
  - A group of us talked in whispers too and reached the same conclusion.  The Backlash Cometh   Jan-17-06 02:51 PM   #26 
  - GOP is going to suffer on this one. AARP voters remember.  McCamy Taylor   Jan-17-06 02:55 PM   #28 
  - yep. dumbest. move. ever.  libnnc   Jan-17-06 03:16 PM   #33 
  - Yep, my husband had to pick up a prescription last night. It took  AzDar   Jan-17-06 03:04 PM   #29 
  - Is this the donut hole affect they talked about on the senate floor?  0007   Jan-17-06 03:10 PM   #30 
  - Sounds more like black hole  PA Democrat   Jan-17-06 03:14 PM   #32 
  - .....and the cost of this was around 450 billion or more, eh?  0007   Jan-17-06 03:27 PM   #41 
     - That's what we thought at first (Republican lied)...  Rainscents   Jan-17-06 06:23 PM   #58 
  - No, that comes later. High deductibles now, then no coverage  SharonAnn   Jan-17-06 03:32 PM   #45 
  - I just found an old med, and my God your right, I forgot what  0007   Jan-17-06 04:49 PM   #55 
  - no. that's coming. will make this look like disneyland. :(  roguevalley   Jan-17-06 03:59 PM   #54 
     - Argh.....now I'm indeed getting pissed off.  0007   Jan-17-06 04:53 PM   #56 
  - How many seniors will die because they now can't afford their meds?  blue neen   Jan-17-06 03:12 PM   #31 
  - I started delivering to the CVS stores  DiverDave   Jan-17-06 03:18 PM   #34 
  - To paraphrase Kanye West:  wicket   Jan-17-06 03:19 PM   #35 
  - George Bush doesn't care about old people.  bunkerbuster1   Jan-17-06 03:23 PM   #39 
  - The Dems should run an ad connecting the corruption scandals happening  neverforget   Jan-17-06 03:20 PM   #36 
  - It's what you get when corporations run government.  SharonAnn   Jan-17-06 03:33 PM   #46 
     - Mussolini coined a word for that -- FASCISM  Bozita   Jan-18-06 09:30 AM   #78 
  - I truly believe, this is what, going to take people to wake up  Rainscents   Jan-17-06 03:21 PM   #37 
  - He held it open for almost 3 hours, if I remember correctly.  SharonAnn   Jan-17-06 03:34 PM   #47 
     - Thank you for the correction.  Rainscents   Jan-17-06 03:40 PM   #49 
        - Our Democratic candidates for Congress need to remind everyone  blue neen   Jan-17-06 08:28 PM   #63 
  - As I said from the beginning-This not the crowd to try to trick  underpants   Jan-17-06 03:28 PM   #42 
  - Why isn't there just ONE drug plan under Medicaid, instead of 35?  baldguy   Jan-17-06 03:38 PM   #48 
  - Many states are footing the bill to make sure that Medicare recipients  PA Democrat   Jan-17-06 03:49 PM   #50 
  - happened to my mom. the whole crowd agreed with her. Mom's  roguevalley   Jan-17-06 03:53 PM   #51 
  - My pharmacy now has overnight wait for CASH orders  jburton   Jan-17-06 06:18 PM   #57 
  - I just hope that the Seniors remember this......  Jokinomx   Jan-17-06 06:25 PM   #59 
  - I heard an old lady in a wheelchair go ballistic at Walgreen's  Generic Other   Jan-17-06 06:30 PM   #60 
  - If only we could harnass this energy!  Nikki Stone 1   Jan-17-06 10:37 PM   #64 
  - This explains  MountainLaurel   Jan-18-06 08:57 AM   #73 
  - I just don't have the words  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   Jan-17-06 11:02 PM   #65 
  - His real solution for social security  yellowdogmi   Jan-17-06 11:06 PM   #66 
  - MSM has pointed out that cheney's feisty toddler "ordered" insurance  CAG   Jan-17-06 11:16 PM   #67 
  - My mother has a PACE card  Lugnut   Jan-17-06 11:58 PM   #68 
  - It's important to speak up!  yardwork   Jan-18-06 08:20 AM   #71 
  - The US elected Kerry 11/04; if no election reform votes don't count 11/06  IndyOp   Jan-18-06 08:46 AM   #72 
  - Dems will only bring us a kinder, gentler corporate healh care.  rman   Jan-18-06 09:10 AM   #74 
  - You got that right. nt  raccoon   Jan-18-06 10:05 AM   #80 
  - And only certain drugs are covered  foreverdem   Jan-18-06 09:21 AM   #75 
  - THIS should finish off the repuke party!  in_cog_ni_to   Jan-18-06 10:18 AM   #82 
 

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