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Parents face the student loan double whammy
Mon Aug 26, 2013
Gotta admit, I got this one right. in 1978 my parents forced me, against my will to sign for a student loan. I never touched the money. I didn't know about all this that is comming out now, about how the debt can haunt people decades later, but knew I did not want to get myself in debt. I worked &am …
'I'm working as hard as I can': For the poor, the costs of life can be higher
Fri Aug 2, 2013
Notice the article also said Mrs. Williams had a HUSBAND and ONE child?? though her husband is disabled at least she HAS a husband! of course there are many instances of women who were married and left with several children by a husband. I'm glad this article featured the struggles of an intact FAMI …
Clinton and Christie vie for 2016 spotlight in Chicago
Thu Jun 13, 2013
WTF??? Bill Clinton can screw ANYTHING THAT MOVES, except possibly Hillary! OK yeah, I'll give you the economy was good then, but do we need that sexual preditor back in the White House, even as 1st husband? Lock up the interns then! There will be those who would vote for her only to have the 1st w …
Dying girl, 10, spurs fight over lung transplant fairness
Tue May 28, 2013
I thought it was possible & thought the same thing. Pope Francis is a good example of someone living with only 1 lung. I read he had to have a lung removed as a teenager, due to some illness, but he is obviously doing well with out it. I would expect a lung could be removed from an adult who is …
Company ink: agents get 15% raise for corporate tattoos
Wed May 1, 2013
LOL, right near your @!$%#! good idea!
F-bomb anchor: Watching viral clip 'was gut-wrenching'
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Yes cussing in the tv industry is part of the work environment mostly due to the high stress. "deservedly employed with in days." I doubt it, unless he is very very lucky. There are plenty wanna bes out there eager for a chance. Very few get a second chance. the publicity may help, but he blew it. h …
Fast-food workers strike, citing low wages: 'It's not enough'
Thu Apr 4, 2013
Amen Jessica and WinWin! Look around people! ARE they ALL kids? I'm seeing many older workers in these jobs where I live & I'm betting their story is similar to mine. Decent paying job for 30 years 11 months, I got in NO trouble, good evaluations. Laid off with my 3 co-workers NO NOTICE OR WARNI …
Prince William's pilot job saving people from 'edge of death' may end
Wed Mar 27, 2013
Hes trying, I'll give him that. but looks like even a royal can loose his job. Perhaps that will make him more in touch with average people who loose thier jobs and don't have a royal position to fall back on. May be good for him to be able to relate. It seems he tryes.
'By the grace of God': How workers survive on $7.25 per hour
Wed Mar 6, 2013
don't forget all these minimum wage earners are NOT kids! what about us over 50's laid off, sometimes with NO WARNING AT ALL also our insurance cut off with NO WARNING after 30 YEARS? now we too are forced into minimun wage jobs.
'Vet Ink' shares tales of battle, loss and life-long pride
Fri Feb 22, 2013
idiot tattoo hater.
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