June 17, 2008
Who Are You Calling Lazy?
Re "Lazy Americans" (Sunday Monitor letter, May 18):
Yep, it is easy to get disability benefits. It took me only 19 months. Why is this lazy American getting disability? Because of the chemicals in the air and all the poisonous chemicals people wear, such as perfume and scented this and scented that. Women are the worst offenders, but men wear some pretty offensive colognes and aftershaves as well.
This lazy American started working summers at the age of 11, worked most summers after that until I left school, then worked fulltime until I was 52 years old. Thank you for pointing out that I am a lazy American. But at least I have paid into Social Security that which I am taking out. I will pray for your cold heart regarding those who suffer from disabilities.
Originally published by For the Monitor.
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