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Edweird Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Dec-09-10 11:03 AM
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46. If they were paying living wage this wouldn't be an issue.
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  -Some unemployed jobseekers trying to double dip The Straight Story  Dec-09-10 06:34 AM   #0 
  - "trying to cheat the system" -- wonder where they got that idea. rot starts at the top.  Hannah Bell   Dec-09-10 06:35 AM   #1 
  - The (possible) source of the idea is not a justification. nt  Obamanaut   Dec-09-10 06:41 AM   #4 
  - tough titty. can't expect the peons to behave well when the whole fucking Establishment is stealing  Hannah Bell   Dec-09-10 06:44 AM   #8 
     - Well, that says everything I need to know about your apparent lack of morals. (nt)  Nicholas D Wolfwood   Dec-09-10 06:51 AM   #13 
        - lol. nothing to do with "morals". morals are for societies with a social contract.  Hannah Bell   Dec-09-10 06:59 AM   #14 
           - Exactly. Look at what happened in areas of famine.  hobbit709   Dec-09-10 07:06 AM   #18 
           - So because Madoff stole billions, it's OK for you and me to steal whatever we can from taxpayers.  Nye Bevan   Dec-09-10 07:39 AM   #21 
           - Is stealing because you have mouths to feed the moral equivalent  hobbit709   Dec-09-10 07:44 AM   #22 
           - nothing to do with whether "it's ok" per some official or private morality.  Hannah Bell   Dec-09-10 01:19 PM   #47 
           - Exactly.  Horse with no Name   Dec-09-10 08:20 AM   #32 
  - because they could never think of such a thing themselves.  cali   Dec-09-10 08:37 AM   #35 
  - they could certainly think of it. but in a society perceived as mostly just, most didn't try to.  Hannah Bell   Dec-09-10 01:23 PM   #48 
  - Cheating the system IS the system.  Iggo   Dec-09-10 10:15 AM   #45 
  - I Know You Didn't Intend It To Be But That's A Republican Oriented Criticism Of The System  DemocratSinceBirth   Dec-09-10 06:38 AM   #2 
  - I just find it funny that this is actually news  The Straight Story   Dec-09-10 06:47 AM   #9 
  - It really reminds me of Reagan's anecdotal references to "welfare queens"  coalition_unwilling   Dec-09-10 09:48 AM   #41 
  - Another variation of "welfare queen"-the unemployed don't WANT to work.  hobbit709   Dec-09-10 06:40 AM   #3 
  - Or because it's "temp" work  SoCalDem   Dec-09-10 06:42 AM   #6 
  - Or because it's part-time with no benefits!  MichellesBFF   Dec-09-10 08:43 AM   #37 
  - bingo  rurallib   Dec-09-10 07:27 AM   #20 
  - OMG! Employers are so victimized!  lunatica   Dec-09-10 06:41 AM   #5 
  - From The Article "Dozens of applications later,"  DemocratSinceBirth   Dec-09-10 06:43 AM   #7 
  - "They say" and "I've heard". . . . typical BS  Tansy_Gold   Dec-09-10 07:05 AM   #17 
     - Yeah the story stinks  Horse with no Name   Dec-09-10 08:23 AM   #33 
  - No taxpayers are being victimized.  Statistical   Dec-09-10 09:53 AM   #43 
  - Two employers and couple people applying.  ipaint   Dec-09-10 06:50 AM   #10 
  - Thanks for propagating 'welfare queen' bullshit.  Warren Stupidity   Dec-09-10 06:51 AM   #11 
  - Well, if the employers would pay a  Le Taz Hot   Dec-09-10 06:51 AM   #12 
  - Unrec for spreading repuke memes. n/t  Vickers   Dec-09-10 07:03 AM   #15 
  - Unemployment rate went up again so time to blame those lazy  quinnox   Dec-09-10 07:04 AM   #16 
  - It's the American Way  marshall   Dec-09-10 07:07 AM   #19 
  - I don't know how common this is now, but...  TreasonousBastard   Dec-09-10 07:46 AM   #23 
  - i did the same thing and...  madrchsod   Dec-09-10 07:51 AM   #25 
  - sounds like bullshit but....  madrchsod   Dec-09-10 07:49 AM   #24 
  - We're screaming that truly unemployed people need help...  badtoworse   Dec-09-10 07:52 AM   #26 
  - "Welfare queen" type allegations do not prove fraud.  hobbit709   Dec-09-10 07:54 AM   #27 
     - Your point?  badtoworse   Dec-09-10 08:05 AM   #29 
        - Show me some proof of the alleged fraud.  hobbit709   Dec-09-10 08:10 AM   #30 
           - Reread my post - condoning fraud is wrong...  badtoworse   Dec-09-10 08:13 AM   #31 
              - no, some are making the point that when the rulers behave lawlessly,  Hannah Bell   Dec-09-10 01:26 PM   #49 
  - Anecdotal crap  Cal Carpenter   Dec-09-10 07:59 AM   #28 
  - And This Is New???  KharmaTrain   Dec-09-10 08:25 AM   #34 
  - doesn't say what the job pays  Scruffy1   Dec-09-10 08:38 AM   #36 
  - Ding Ding Ding!!!  guitar man   Dec-09-10 09:43 AM   #38 
  - Also doesn't say how much unemployment is.  Lars39   Dec-09-10 09:45 AM   #40 
  - Translation  guitar man   Dec-09-10 09:45 AM   #39 
  - i'm confused i thought there were no jobs. then there are jobs but  okieinpain   Dec-09-10 09:49 AM   #42 
  - Really?  tinkerbell41   Dec-09-10 10:09 AM   #44 
  - If they were paying living wage this wouldn't be an issue.  Edweird   Dec-09-10 11:03 AM   #46 
  - I know somebody who did that, SHE'S A REPUBLICAN...  chaska   Dec-09-10 01:30 PM   #50 
  - I hope they do cheat the system.  asdjrocky   Dec-09-10 01:32 PM   #51 
 

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