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dkofos Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jan-26-11 01:20 PM
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28. The day before I become eligible
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  -Your gut feeling... when do you think social security will run out of money? Luminous Animal  Jan-26-11 01:42 AM   #0 
  - uh - never. and it's not projected to "run out of money", either. not sure what the point  Hannah Bell   Jan-26-11 01:44 AM   #1 
  - Added never as an option.  Luminous Animal   Jan-26-11 01:46 AM   #2 
  - I would have voted 'never' if I had seen it. Oh well, voted too quickly.  sabrina 1   Jan-26-11 01:48 AM   #3 
     - me too did not see the "never"  bdamomma   Jan-26-11 02:15 PM   #32 
  - This is why.  Luminous Animal   Jan-26-11 01:51 AM   #5 
     - I want to emphasize that this is a Yahoo News "fact" checker who claims that  Luminous Animal   Jan-26-11 01:53 AM   #6 
     - The "Trust Fund" isn't Social Security. The title of your OP is misleading.  Hannah Bell   Jan-26-11 01:56 AM   #8 
        - I never said trust fund.  Luminous Animal   Jan-26-11 01:59 AM   #9 
           - my point entirely. you asked when SS will run out of money, then presented the yahoo fact checker  Hannah Bell   Jan-26-11 02:02 AM   #10 
              - Actually, no. I presented the Yahoo fact checker later. Not in my OP.  Luminous Animal   Jan-26-11 02:10 AM   #12 
  - Never  Raine   Jan-26-11 01:50 AM   #4 
  - For those who voted between 2030-2049, I'd like to know why you believe that.  Luminous Animal   Jan-26-11 01:55 AM   #7 
  - Nobody wants who believes that SS will be out of money by 2037 wants to defend their position?  Luminous Animal   Jan-26-11 02:09 AM   #11 
  - Here's a quote from my "Social Security Statement" ...  rgbecker   Jan-26-11 02:09 PM   #30 
  - The problem with SS money is in high unemployment times like we are facing today  mrcheerful   Jan-26-11 02:10 AM   #13 
  - Have you looked at the SSA web page? Does the government claim that SS will be broke?  Luminous Animal   Jan-26-11 02:13 AM   #15 
     - I said the folks who predict that SS will be broke by 2037  mrcheerful   Jan-26-11 02:22 AM   #19 
        - SS has been solvent for 75 years based on predictions. Wall Street has been solvent...  Luminous Animal   Jan-26-11 02:29 AM   #21 
           - Where did I say SS was running out of money? What I said was that the folks who make this claim  mrcheerful   Jan-26-11 11:45 AM   #24 
  - Is this a kind of "when did you stop beating your wife?" question?  Puzzler   Jan-26-11 02:11 AM   #14 
  - No.  Luminous Animal   Jan-26-11 02:13 AM   #16 
  - Nope it is more like I can tell you exactly every event that will happen to me  mrcheerful   Jan-26-11 02:15 AM   #17 
     - Que?  Luminous Animal   Jan-26-11 02:21 AM   #18 
  - Dammit, I goofed. Should have voted "never". The way that it's set up & providing  pacalo   Jan-26-11 02:24 AM   #20 
  - Bingo!  Puzzler   Jan-26-11 02:31 AM   #22 
  - the moment I become eligible to collect  onethatcares   Jan-26-11 04:23 AM   #23 
  - As soon as we have a large enough majority Rethuglican Congress  Urban Prairie   Jan-26-11 12:56 PM   #25 
  - This.  katnapped   Jan-26-11 01:00 PM   #26 
  - One day before I become eligible. nt  LiberalEsto   Jan-26-11 01:03 PM   #27 
  - The day before I become eligible  dkofos   Jan-26-11 01:20 PM   #28 
  - You couldn't burn that pile of iou's in a lifetime.  deaniac21   Jan-26-11 01:31 PM   #29 
  - The day Democrats sneak up behind it and cut its throat  kenny blankenship   Jan-26-11 02:12 PM   #31 

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