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Men Find Careers in Collecting Disability

MadisonWannabe Wrote: Dec 03, 2012 7:18 PM
WRONG WRONG WRONG I know a parasite born in the twenties who faked injuries and has been collecting disability for decades. It is not the schools, but a worthless person that society in general would be better off without, yet we spend billions every year to keep people like this around. He is also busy trying to coach others on what to say and how to act so they can cash in too. He does not comprehend the fact that his handout comes from his children and grand children. If he lives long enough he will get to nurse on his great grand daughters breast. A true disappointment that never became a man. Just a little boy wearing adult clothing.
Americans are very generous to people with disabilities. Since passage of the Americans With Disabilities Act in 1990, millions of public and private dollars have been spent on curb cuts, bus lifts and special elevators.

The idea has been to enable people with disabilities to live and work with the same ease as others, as they make their way forward in life. I feel sure the large majority of Americans are pleased that we are doing this.

But there is another federal program for people with disabilities that has had an unhappier effect. This is the disability insurance (DI) program, which...