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Old 08-19-2009, 12:55 PM
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Yeah, I guess it would be hard to see that Commie wearing red if one cannot distinguish the color red from the rest of the visible light spectrum....thus making it quite difficult to put a bullet in his head.
Because, you know.. Commies wear bright red in combat.
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It's also a really dumb test. It's hard for even a person with 100% color vision to take, especially if you're not 20/20.
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Because, you know.. Commies wear bright red in combat.
Hey, I didn't write the cadence....
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You mean the plan you get through work? or Medicare? or what? I thought the whole point of this proposal was to create a "public healthcare plan" because one doesn't exist. I'm not sure what you're referring to here. Clarify, please?
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Yes, she was denied medicare and medicaid. She was denied 3 times. Then she was denied after I hired one of those companies that will get you medicare, or you don't have to pay them. I don't remember the exact quote for her denial, but it basically came down to her sustainability and life expectancy. Also, the fact that she was denied social security didn't help either. All of it played together. If I can, I'll try to find the papers and put it on here. I thought I was over it, then all of this came up.
Yikes. Have you looked into the high-risk insurance pools? I don't know if TN has one, but I know IL has one. It's for people who are otherwise uninsurable.. usually limited to a certain number of participants (I believe IL's is something like 10,000 people).

I'm sure you've looked everywhere, just offering some ideas that I've run into while trying to develop plans B, C, D, E and F, in case the shit hits the fan.
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Have you looked into suing the Fed. gov't? (directed to Taer)

That's complete Bullshite!
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They can only sue the government if the government has allowed suit. I don't remember off the top of my head if suits are allowed based upon denial of medicaid/medicare coverage. Sovereign Immunity is kind of a bitch like that. And just think, we can have our entire health care system subject to sort of thing.
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Yes, she was denied medicare and medicaid. She was denied 3 times. Then she was denied after I hired one of those companies that will get you medicare, or you don't have to pay them. I don't remember the exact quote for her denial, but it basically came down to her sustainability and life expectancy. Also, the fact that she was denied social security didn't help either. All of it played together. If I can, I'll try to find the papers and put it on here. I thought I was over it, then all of this came up.
These were lawyer types...

You can only ask for covereage to be extended to you. You can't sue for coverage.
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You can only ask for covereage to be extended to you. You can't sue for coverage.
Ahh...sorry I missed that part. Well, I read it but didn't comprehend I suppose.
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I passed my color blind test but i failed my depth perception test. The only thing i couldnt be was a pilot. They gave me a choice between a lot of things that they needed and I chose weather. Though it was a close toss up between that and ATC, and R&D.
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I passed my color blind test but i failed my depth perception test. The only thing i couldnt be was a pilot. They gave me a choice between a lot of things that they needed and I chose weather. Though it was a close toss up between that and ATC, and R&D.
R & D would have been a fun choice (if its Research/Development and not something else). I worked as a civilian for AFMC and all the AF guys that worked in the office absolutely loved their jobs. Though it was so far from real military that they were basically civilians that wore BDU's or flight suits. Got to work with a bunch of fighter pilots too as a result of that and fighter pilots are honestly the coolest military people to ever hang around with.
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Yeah, asses, aces, more or less the same thing.
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Not when you don't work for them...when you're a civilian, they're pretty cool.
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