but your existence hinges upon other people working and you collecting Social Security.
You can say that all you want, but that doesn't make it true. Well,maybe if you put it in shouting caps, and click your heels at the same time, like that other poster, it'll be true for you.
Understandably you did contribute to the system while you were working
Dawn breaks over Marblehead. That's exactly how people become eligible. Who finally told you, just out of curiosity?
How do you explain this to your fascist friends when you sit around the table bad mouthing the government?
Fascists don't bad mouth government; they buddy right up to it, to the point where they're blended with government, and together, as one cozy, badly-tuned unit, they oppress people, such as anarchists, and, uhmnn...well, people just like you, even if you haven't yet figured out what a fascist is.
And why shouldn't I take it? Do you imagine that if I don't, then the government will think, "Geeze...VM is right...we'd better end this Ponzi scheme, pronto!"? It's too late for selfless, heroic, useless principle, youngster. It would be for naught; the whole rotten structure crumbles, and SS will go with it.
Do you wait by the mail box for the check every month or is it deposited directly into your account
Obama drops it off, bows, kisses my hand, hops back on his unicorn, and trots off...it's the darndest thing...I'm so liking geezerhood.
Are you also on Medicare ?
Not yet, but I may be, so keep working and contributing. I'll be wanting to stock up on some potent meds, so I can chill as I watch this sucker implode.
Viagra's for wimps; I use a Popsicle stick, and staples to keep it from getting lost.