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The Gunslinger Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Dec-29-10 03:44 PM
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19. Goodbye Social Security
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  -Starting Jan 1, 2011, - 10,000 Americans a day will be retiring. The most ever. And it will applegrove  Dec-28-10 10:18 PM   #0 
  - Retirees are the most prolific volunteers. Maybe it will change the USA for the better.  Luminous Animal   Dec-28-10 10:21 PM   #1 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-28-10 10:21 PM   #2 
  - Do you think retirees are moving to Afghanistan or something?  WinkyDink   Dec-28-10 10:24 PM   #4 
  - It will open up 10,000 jobs a day.  jaxx   Dec-28-10 10:21 PM   #3 
  - surprises me that many will be able to retire  Skittles   Dec-28-10 10:32 PM   #5 
  - Doubtful  SoCalNative   Dec-28-10 10:33 PM   #6 
  - That's what I think.  freshwest   Dec-29-10 12:07 AM   #13 
  - Sure it will!  hobbit709   Dec-29-10 02:58 PM   #17 
  - 10,000 people a day will be turning 65. Doesn't mean they  jtuck004   Dec-28-10 10:40 PM   #7 
  - it will be a big deal in the job market  lovuian   Dec-28-10 10:43 PM   #8 
  - I will turn 65 in 2011  Silver Swan   Dec-28-10 10:43 PM   #9 
  - Do you have some evidence that these people can afford to retire?  leftstreet   Dec-28-10 10:45 PM   #10 
  - Most of those people won't really be retiring  Warpy   Dec-28-10 11:39 PM   #11 
  - Most won't be "retiring" - they will continue to work part/time, under the table,  kestrel91316   Dec-29-10 12:05 AM   #12 
  - Hopefully it will reduce the unemployment rate n/t  eridani   Dec-29-10 12:31 AM   #14 
  - Maybe more jobs will be available, but FWIW, just because people CAN  old mark   Dec-29-10 05:41 AM   #15 
  - 10,000 retirees a day is 3.6 Million open jobs a year. That could help the unemployed a great deal.  applegrove   Dec-29-10 02:55 PM   #16 
  - I think that figure is the number who will turn 65...  MindPilot   Dec-29-10 03:06 PM   #18 
  - Goodbye Social Security  The Gunslinger   Dec-29-10 03:44 PM   #19 
 

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