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Justpat Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Mar-25-09 06:35 PM
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70. I just used one last week.
We cashed in our coins for grocery money.


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  -Being Broke WilliamPitt  Mar-25-09 03:56 PM   #0 
  - And being broke is being invisible on M$Greedia  malaise   Mar-25-09 04:01 PM   #1 
  - Wow. This brought tears to my eyes, and I can't quite figure out why.  AzDar   Mar-25-09 04:06 PM   #2 
  - Coinstar charge 7-8% don't they? I only use the one at my Credit Union where  SharonAnn   Mar-25-09 04:12 PM   #4 
     - 8.9 cents on the dollar  WilliamPitt   Mar-25-09 04:12 PM   #7 
     - Jaysis!  Warpy   Mar-25-09 04:16 PM   #10 
     - See post 34  mitchum   Mar-25-09 04:54 PM   #36 
     - it's not that bad when you use it for pennies/nickels  Blue_Tires   Mar-26-09 07:35 AM   #144 
     - I've been there  oldtime dfl_er   Mar-26-09 09:46 AM   #165 
        - The head...you has hit the nail upon it.  badgerpup   Mar-26-09 11:59 AM   #187 
           - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-26-09 07:48 PM   #218 
     - Being Broke is not using coinstar because of the 9% charged.  uppityperson   Mar-25-09 04:40 PM   #26 
     - see post 34  mitchum   Mar-25-09 04:55 PM   #38 
     - I'm not broke - and I still roll my own.  Ms. Toad   Mar-25-09 05:38 PM   #55 
     - me too  Historic NY   Mar-25-09 10:25 PM   #110 
     - I am with you--that percentage is usurious.  MADem   Mar-26-09 01:11 AM   #128 
        - I'm not really interested in getting a bunch more shows  Ms. Toad   Mar-26-09 07:14 AM   #140 
           - Have you gotten a digital box (or a digital TV) and antennae?  MADem   Mar-27-09 04:00 AM   #220 
              - ...Sigh...  Ms. Toad   Mar-27-09 07:05 PM   #228 
                 - You need to call the stations you're getting now--really.  MADem   Mar-27-09 10:57 PM   #229 
                    - Already have.  Ms. Toad   Mar-28-09 08:43 AM   #234 
     - Yep. I'm there now. nt  Lorien   Mar-25-09 11:18 PM   #118 
     - I don't consider  SheilaT   Mar-26-09 09:21 AM   #160 
     - Hey everybody,  shimmergal   Mar-26-09 05:26 PM   #216 
     - Tolerable?  The Stranger   Mar-26-09 10:35 AM   #170 
     - Call that the supermarket poor tax on food. The payday loan places charge 390% APR  leveymg   Mar-26-09 12:39 PM   #193 
     - it's tough when it seems no one will take rolled coin anymore. but i think  ejpoeta   Mar-25-09 05:09 PM   #46 
     - The bank will take it  Warpy   Mar-26-09 11:23 AM   #180 
     - My bank doesn't charge me anthing for "roll my own." Took in $500.00  KoKo   Mar-25-09 06:54 PM   #75 
     - WaMu charged me for accepting wrapped coin rolls  ellisD   Mar-28-09 05:44 AM   #231 
     - Some coinstars are "free"  Statistical   Mar-25-09 07:02 PM   #77 
     - Same here. The credit union one is free.  knitter4democracy   Mar-26-09 09:26 AM   #161 
     - Use it at the supermarket  DirtyJersey   Mar-26-09 10:23 AM   #168 
  - Goosebumps...  greblc   Mar-25-09 04:09 PM   #3 
  - A couple years, we're all going to find out  DemReadingDU   Mar-25-09 04:12 PM   #5 
  - Back to the top you go. n/t  WeDidIt   Mar-25-09 04:12 PM   #6 
  - dear Will Pitt  grasswire   Mar-25-09 04:13 PM   #8 
  - For the sake of full disclosure...  WilliamPitt   Mar-25-09 04:17 PM   #12 
     - hell, I was about to send you a can of chef boyardee  grasswire   Mar-25-09 04:19 PM   #15 
        - Saved me from a mugging once  WilliamPitt   Mar-25-09 04:22 PM   #18 
           - I know  grasswire   Mar-25-09 05:10 PM   #48 
              - Thanks for the thought  WilliamPitt   Mar-25-09 05:10 PM   #49 
  - Being broke also means  Warpy   Mar-25-09 04:14 PM   #9 
  - A friend who read an early draft of this  WilliamPitt   Mar-25-09 04:21 PM   #17 
  - the French know how to do it  Schema Thing   Mar-25-09 08:47 PM   #91 
  - Hi Will, great writing, as usual.  juajen   Mar-25-09 09:06 PM   #94 
  - Thank you for that comment.  dixiegrrrrl   Mar-26-09 10:31 AM   #169 
  - The screwed over public should be LIVID not ashamed  Carni   Mar-26-09 11:44 AM   #184 
  - True--banks tend not to be interested in services for people without accounts  eridani   Mar-26-09 01:22 PM   #197 
     - I kept a $10 savings account  Warpy   Mar-27-09 08:52 AM   #223 
        - Mostly not. They ding you with service charges until the account gets closed n/t  eridani   Mar-27-09 02:01 PM   #226 
  - When I'm "down and out"  PatSeg   Mar-26-09 03:05 PM   #202 
  - I actually DO cut my own hair nowadays ...  LSparkle   Mar-25-09 04:32 PM   #23 
  - My God, I really AM NOT alone ... the thing about getting mail in the dark  LSparkle   Mar-25-09 04:36 PM   #25 
  - That's why I wrote it  Warpy   Mar-25-09 10:14 PM   #108 
     - No, but we'll pee test you when you try to get help anyway.  TygrBright   Mar-26-09 08:41 AM   #157 
  - No adequate words....  OneGrassRoot   Mar-25-09 10:46 PM   #113 
  - Very familiar and everyone I know is  Autumn   Mar-25-09 04:16 PM   #11 
  - " Only 911 calls can be made from this phone "  C......N......C   Mar-25-09 04:17 PM   #13 
  - Yep. We are not alone. n/t  mountainvue   Mar-25-09 08:07 PM   #85 
  - Wow  Spacemom   Mar-25-09 04:18 PM   #14 
  - You may not be the only one experiencing it BUT  Coyote_Bandit   Mar-25-09 04:19 PM   #16 
  - I really do not understand this.  C......N......C   Mar-25-09 04:26 PM   #19 
  - Really?  WilliamPitt   Mar-25-09 04:46 PM   #29 
  - Being broke can also reveal some amazing things about people and yourself.  Rashel   Mar-25-09 11:39 PM   #121 
  - Millions of people can experience the very same thing  Coyote_Bandit   Mar-25-09 05:01 PM   #41 
  - Lucky you then.  SammyWinstonJack   Mar-25-09 05:01 PM   #42 
     - Why does everybody jump to judgmental so fast? I misread it to mean  C......N......C   Mar-25-09 06:56 PM   #76 
  - I disagree.  chrisa   Mar-25-09 05:39 PM   #56 
  - Ummmm......  Coyote_Bandit   Mar-25-09 07:13 PM   #78 
     - Thanks for the clarification, I thought you were demeaning the poor. That  C......N......C   Mar-25-09 07:16 PM   #79 
        - :-)  Coyote_Bandit   Mar-25-09 08:52 PM   #93 
  - Sorry, I meant to insert my post here....  OneGrassRoot   Mar-25-09 10:48 PM   #114 
     - I take no pleasure  Coyote_Bandit   Mar-25-09 11:19 PM   #119 
        - True words indeed, Coyote. Gratitude becomes a big part of life...  OneGrassRoot   Mar-26-09 05:23 AM   #138 
  - kr  Norrin Radd   Mar-25-09 04:26 PM   #20 
  - Almost made me cry ... So much of it is familiar to me ...  LSparkle   Mar-25-09 04:28 PM   #21 
  - We still sit at the dining table (the kitchen is 8 x 8 --no table) and wrap the coins.  mnhtnbb   Mar-25-09 04:31 PM   #22 
  - OMG... a walk back in time... rolling coins.  Liberal_in_LA   Mar-25-09 05:36 PM   #52 
  - Wow.  truebrit71   Mar-25-09 04:36 PM   #24 
  - All that loose change  Zoonart   Mar-25-09 04:40 PM   #27 
  - Welcome to DU  WilliamPitt   Mar-25-09 05:06 PM   #44 
  - Love hanging out laundry  xxqqqzme   Mar-26-09 05:00 PM   #215 
  - thank you  dembotoz   Mar-25-09 04:45 PM   #28 
  - I am witnessing family members go under.  Lars39   Mar-25-09 04:47 PM   #30 
  - Excellent. And also true. K&R n/t  TBF   Mar-25-09 04:49 PM   #31 
  - "Poverty  H2O Man   Mar-25-09 04:50 PM   #32 
  - Hey! I've used coinstar before. Do you have to be broke to use it? Good way to get rid of  Liberal_in_LA   Mar-25-09 04:52 PM   #33 
  - I prefer to roll my own change and save the 9% fee.  MercutioATC   Mar-25-09 05:30 PM   #50 
  - I use mine in the self-checkout machine  Lilith Velkor   Mar-25-09 07:41 PM   #81 
     - I take it you're not doing the weekly shopping for a family of four?  MercutioATC   Mar-25-09 09:34 PM   #98 
        - I don't accumulate it in huge jars like a lot of folks do  Lilith Velkor   Mar-25-09 09:52 PM   #104 
           - I'm guilty of that.  MercutioATC   Mar-25-09 09:57 PM   #106 
           - Not exactly wasteful but  peace frog   Mar-26-09 04:56 AM   #137 
  - Coinstar charges a ton. Chase doesn't charge and doesn't require rolled coins.  grace0418   Mar-26-09 10:38 AM   #171 
  - Coinstar is one of the major lobbyists preventing the US Mint from ditching...  mitchum   Mar-25-09 04:52 PM   #34 
  - interesting tidbit of information. DU is like that sometimes.  KittyWampus   Mar-25-09 05:55 PM   #60 
  - I found that out in, I think, an issue of The Smithsonian a few months ago...  mitchum   Mar-25-09 06:01 PM   #62 
  - I disagree - we should not only keep the penny...  derby378   Mar-26-09 11:29 AM   #181 
  - I've found a number of occasions when I've been grateful for those pennies...  GoddessOfGuinness   Mar-26-09 02:22 PM   #199 
  - And then it will cost even MORE to manufacture...  mitchum   Mar-26-09 03:16 PM   #203 
     - We have adults back in charge on Capitol Hill - they can do something about this  derby378   Mar-27-09 08:27 AM   #222 
  - That may be so, but  shimmergal   Mar-26-09 05:40 PM   #217 
  - Yep.  redqueen   Mar-25-09 04:52 PM   #35 
  - Add 'being in a wheelchair' & you've written my biography  Philosoraptor   Mar-25-09 04:55 PM   #37 
  - They key is knowing HOW to be poor.  Speck Tater   Mar-25-09 04:57 PM   #39 
  - It IS 'freedom' in the truest sense of the word. I agree.  Fire1   Mar-25-09 05:58 PM   #61 
  - i think you've got something there  barbtries   Mar-25-09 06:48 PM   #71 
  - That's kind of where we are at . . .  DollyM   Mar-25-09 08:15 PM   #86 
  - excellent post and article  tabbycat31   Mar-25-09 04:57 PM   #40 
  - I refuse to pay 8-10% to Coinstar.  Duer 157099   Mar-25-09 05:04 PM   #43 
  - me too...used to be the bank would sort your money,I remember the cool machine.  BlancheSplanchnik   Mar-25-09 09:28 PM   #96 
  - Chase still does. At least in Chicago. I've gone to two different branches to do  grace0418   Mar-26-09 10:39 AM   #172 
     - Oh thanks for that info  BlancheSplanchnik   Mar-27-09 09:00 AM   #224 
  - I look at Coinstar's 10% cut as a extravagance  Patiod   Mar-26-09 07:58 AM   #149 
  - This reminds me of the essay written by John Scalzi after Katrina  Fireweed247   Mar-25-09 05:09 PM   #45 
  - that was .... very insightful  BelgianMadCow   Mar-25-09 09:44 PM   #102 
  - I was going to post that as well  PVnRT   Mar-26-09 07:25 AM   #142 
  - Being broke  peacefreak   Mar-25-09 05:09 PM   #47 
  - this is my friend's story  marions ghost   Mar-26-09 12:18 PM   #188 
  - Being broke leads to one thing...  Horse with no Name   Mar-25-09 05:35 PM   #51 
  - Great Piece  pmorlan1   Mar-25-09 05:37 PM   #53 
  - A plastic 96 Fluid Ounce Welch's Grape Juice bottle holds about $400 in assorted silver  NNN0LHI   Mar-25-09 05:38 PM   #54 
  - k&r  closeupready   Mar-25-09 05:40 PM   #57 
  - Great post and so true. I might add, being poor is: Being alone  yy4me   Mar-25-09 05:46 PM   #58 
  - I am so sorry for your losses, yy4me. Aging is something none of us can  mnhtnbb   Mar-25-09 06:20 PM   #66 
  - I am sorry.  GoCubsGo   Mar-27-09 08:00 AM   #221 
  - good work  Two Americas   Mar-25-09 05:52 PM   #59 
  - My son in law's grandmother is 86  Fumesucker   Mar-25-09 06:02 PM   #63 
  - Just about every time I try to use Coinstar, these days,  Brucie Kibbutz   Mar-25-09 06:02 PM   #64 
  - Being Broke Also Means  pmorlan1   Mar-25-09 06:13 PM   #65 
  - I've been rolling my own for about a week  TheKentuckian   Mar-25-09 08:44 PM   #90 
  - Rolling Your Own  pmorlan1   Mar-25-09 08:51 PM   #92 
  - I RYO myself. Do you know that big Fed taxes will start on RYO tobacco on April 1st this year?  smalll   Mar-25-09 10:09 PM   #107 
  - ..learning how do it without folding the toilet paper.  stlsaxman   Mar-26-09 04:49 AM   #136 
  - I understand  Warpy   Mar-26-09 12:47 PM   #195 
  - Have you read Ruby Payne?  proud2BlibKansan   Mar-25-09 06:22 PM   #67 
  - It's worse if you're a teenager or a child.  Jkid   Mar-25-09 06:24 PM   #68 
  - And if the child has ADHD, how to pay for meds?  Wednesdays   Mar-25-09 10:32 PM   #111 
  - But Chuck Todd wonders if we're sacrificing enough!  bluethruandthru   Mar-25-09 06:29 PM   #69 
  - I just used one last week.  Justpat   Mar-25-09 06:35 PM   #70 
  - Honesty like this cuts me to the bone  FirstLight   Mar-25-09 06:51 PM   #72 
  - Being broke (or poor)  madamesilverspurs   Mar-25-09 06:52 PM   #73 
  - years ago I had to apply for food stamps  NEOhiodemocrat   Mar-26-09 08:08 AM   #151 
  - You nailed it.  Gemini Cat   Mar-26-09 01:07 PM   #196 
  - I had a hellish relationship with my parents, the last ten years of their lives.  Manifestor_of_Light   Mar-25-09 06:54 PM   #74 
  - Thank you for this post.  Q3JR4   Mar-25-09 07:21 PM   #80 
  - Thank you William Pitt you covered it all.  mackerel   Mar-25-09 07:53 PM   #82 
  - Yup.  madamesilverspurs   Mar-25-09 09:46 PM   #103 
  - selling plasma for grocery money  Brucie Kibbutz   Mar-25-09 11:02 PM   #116 
  - Excellent piece of writing ...  NanceGreggs   Mar-25-09 07:56 PM   #83 
  - Great post  Luciferous   Mar-25-09 08:04 PM   #84 
  - Being broke does leave you feeling broken down and beaten.  Lone_Star_Dem   Mar-25-09 08:17 PM   #87 
  - Ah Will, still the master at keeping it real. nt just applause  Tigress DEM   Mar-25-09 08:18 PM   #88 
  - Electricity shutoff two days ago  Urban Prairie   Mar-25-09 08:37 PM   #89 
  - Do you have the ability to buy/borrow a small generator?  MercutioATC   Mar-25-09 09:37 PM   #99 
  - Actually it isn't too cold here, in the 50s during the day now  Urban Prairie   Mar-25-09 10:32 PM   #112 
  - These stories need to be told  upi402   Mar-26-09 12:18 AM   #126 
  - Loved that Obama referred to "Reagan's Homeless" last night in his speech . . .!!!  defendandprotect   Mar-25-09 09:17 PM   #95 
  - Ever thought about running for office?  Brucie Kibbutz   Mar-25-09 11:14 PM   #117 
  - Yes --  defendandprotect   Mar-25-09 11:34 PM   #120 
     - thanks for the info  Brucie Kibbutz   Mar-26-09 12:04 AM   #125 
     - Excellent PS. nt  raccoon   Mar-26-09 07:55 AM   #148 
     - Actually, Welfare Rights Organizations used to exist  dixiegrrrrl   Mar-26-09 11:41 AM   #183 
  - Obama should be careful about that  nichomachus   Mar-26-09 07:49 AM   #146 
  - President Obama mentioned Reagan and homelessness?  Catherine Vincent   Mar-26-09 04:35 PM   #213 
  - lump in my throat...  BlancheSplanchnik   Mar-25-09 09:33 PM   #97 
  - TD Bank is open 7 days a week and they  Lucky Luciano   Mar-25-09 09:39 PM   #100 
  - My mom was born in 1928  libodem   Mar-25-09 09:43 PM   #101 
  - I had to sell all my albums (the old 12" LP records) and heirlooms once  Rosa Luxemburg   Mar-25-09 09:57 PM   #105 
  - Its not bad ideas to blame...it's the ones that KNEW  winyanstaz   Mar-25-09 10:22 PM   #109 
  - did you notice  nvme   Mar-25-09 10:49 PM   #115 
  - I've been in the habit of saving spare change since the '80s.  pacalo   Mar-25-09 11:50 PM   #122 
  - Being Broke Means ...can't make the car payment  Oldtimeralso   Mar-25-09 11:53 PM   #123 
  - It also means your teeth hurt... nt  Bonobo   Mar-25-09 11:56 PM   #124 
  - Being broke is  Withywindle   Mar-26-09 01:04 AM   #127 
  - Thanks for the reminder. not.  mb7588a   Mar-26-09 01:30 AM   #129 
  - becoming broke = becoming invisible  leftofthedial   Mar-26-09 01:53 AM   #130 
  - Another one into the upper deck, Mr. Pitt.  BobTheSubgenius   Mar-26-09 02:43 AM   #131 
  - Thank you, Will  SeattleGirl   Mar-26-09 03:05 AM   #132 
  - Insightful. n/t  Laelth   Mar-26-09 12:22 PM   #190 
  - Been broke, broke again...  griz2008   Mar-26-09 03:57 AM   #133 
  - No offense, but  Amelie   Mar-26-09 04:21 AM   #134 
  - So tell us Amelie.  fasttense   Mar-26-09 06:59 AM   #139 
  - Thank god, I don't know directly  Amelie   Mar-26-09 08:27 AM   #154 
     - Being poor is having someone pass judgement on you  dixiegrrrrl   Mar-26-09 11:49 AM   #186 
        - Gotta love it.  WilliamPitt   Mar-26-09 12:31 PM   #192 
        - Pockets stopped jinglin?  Amelie   Mar-26-09 04:14 PM   #211 
        - Reminds me of an obscure old movie from the '60's  PatSeg   Mar-26-09 03:51 PM   #208 
        - Four Yorkshiremen  Amelie   Mar-26-09 04:07 PM   # 
           - That's hysterical!  PatSeg   Mar-26-09 04:23 PM   #212 
        - Oh good grief  Amelie   Mar-26-09 04:03 PM   #209 
  - As someone who has never been poor,  Ms. Toad   Mar-26-09 07:18 AM   #141 
  - Being broke is discovering  FloridaJudy   Mar-26-09 04:31 AM   #135 
  - My Grandmother who lived during the Great Depression...  bethdoc   Mar-26-09 07:33 AM   #143 
  - That's how my grandma got her kids through, too.  susanna   Mar-26-09 10:45 AM   #173 
  - The teenager keeps cleaning out the home bank account....  LeftHander   Mar-26-09 07:40 AM   #145 
  - The eighties were like this for me  iwillalwayswonderwhy   Mar-26-09 07:52 AM   #147 
  - Outstanding  TomClash   Mar-26-09 08:07 AM   #150 
  - I used to be broke  shagsak   Mar-26-09 08:21 AM   #152 
  - My new bank offers a coin counter with no service charge  DS1   Mar-26-09 08:27 AM   #153 
  - My bank gives away high quality different flavored coffees and hot chocolate now  NNN0LHI   Mar-26-09 08:36 AM   #156 
     - Yes  DS1   Mar-26-09 08:52 AM   #158 
  - Being broke means never using coin star  mdmc   Mar-26-09 08:33 AM   #155 
  - LOL- I have been going back and forth about using Coinstar...(I have a checking account  shesaidshesaid   Mar-26-09 11:09 AM   #178 
  - I remember what it was like to be broke in the 70s  pipi_k   Mar-26-09 09:15 AM   #159 
  - Good piece, Will. Our salvation has been learning how to barter.  Liberty Belle   Mar-26-09 09:31 AM   #162 
  - Yes it's time to get creative  marions ghost   Mar-26-09 12:47 PM   #194 
  - Being broke means giving your 2 young sons to your employed ex-husband  dixiegrrrrl   Mar-26-09 09:37 AM   #163 
  - Well done, Will. n/t  Cetacea   Mar-26-09 09:37 AM   #164 
  - When my husband and I were younger and newly married, we went  TwilightGardener   Mar-26-09 10:02 AM   #166 
  - Thank you for this Will  Time for change   Mar-26-09 10:14 AM   #167 
  - Thank you  RoseMead   Mar-26-09 10:47 AM   #174 
  - Excellent post, Will. Thanks so much for sharing it. n/t  susanna   Mar-26-09 10:48 AM   #175 
  - Coinstar Rocks.  sarcasmo   Mar-26-09 11:07 AM   #176 
  - coinstar is a ripoff  iamthebandfanman   Mar-26-09 11:07 AM   #177 
  - See post 34  mitchum   Mar-26-09 03:18 PM   #204 
  - Being broke quickly breaks the spirit..........  Klukie   Mar-26-09 11:21 AM   #179 
  - I am right in line with you - Had to go to coin machine 3 times now in 6 mos. & filed bankruptcy.  1776Forever   Mar-26-09 11:32 AM   #182 
  - I used to know people who threw away change.  bikebloke   Mar-26-09 11:47 AM   #185 
  - You should forward this to Chuck "Santelli" Todd.  Robeson   Mar-26-09 12:19 PM   #189 
  - Being broke is being afraid to pass a little gas  Ticonderoga   Mar-26-09 12:23 PM   #191 
  - Damn good article, Will  LiberalEsto   Mar-26-09 01:49 PM   #198 
  - My sister is doing some work  marions ghost   Mar-26-09 02:23 PM   #200 
  - These days, when I find a paycheck in the mail  GoddessOfGuinness   Mar-26-09 02:32 PM   #201 
  - thought about you last week. I was in Connecticut at the shore  Laura PourMeADrink   Mar-26-09 03:22 PM   #205 
  - Thanks for the essay... we are not alone  handmade34   Mar-26-09 03:35 PM   #206 
  - What you can do to soften the blow. . . .  missingthebigdog   Mar-26-09 03:35 PM   #207 
  - It can also lead to contempt for others...  Phentex   Mar-26-09 04:07 PM   #210 
  - i always take my change to the bank, and i've never had to put it in sleeves, either...  dysfunctional press   Mar-26-09 04:48 PM   #214 
  - So, in reality  Ticonderoga   Mar-27-09 10:00 AM   #225 
     - if someone lost their job, why would they no longer have a bank account...?  dysfunctional press   Mar-27-09 04:00 PM   #227 
  - Being broke also reminds you that your general election vote....  Aviation Pro   Mar-27-09 01:28 AM   #219 
  - " Being broke means knowing where all the gas stations are..."  Ellipsis   Mar-28-09 01:30 AM   #230 
  - uh . . . coinstar machines are in the FRONT of the store  datasuspect   Mar-28-09 06:07 AM   #232 
  - Burning eyes here. Beautifully written Will.  lamp_shade   Mar-28-09 06:49 AM   #233 
  - Being Broke  lgartzma   Mar-29-09 01:04 AM   #235 
  - Depression  bonnieS   Mar-29-09 11:40 AM   #237 
  - I've been poor. You know what sticks with me?  yewberry   Mar-29-09 01:37 AM   #236 
  - Being broke (Bernard Madoff stole our money) means relying on HEEP  In_The_Wind   Mar-31-09 06:48 AM   #238 
 

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