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    Re: 25 hours will be the new "full time"..

    Quote Originally Posted by Mouldsie View Post
    Single payer
    Agree, that is the way they should have gone, and they could've covered everyone. Now they are just going to fine people who can't get coverage. Note also that although it's easier to limit hours, the fine to the companies for not providing coverage is only 2K per worker, so it's cheaper to pay that than provide the coverage.

    Well the "insurance exchanges" I'm sure will make things affordable.

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    Re: 25 hours will be the new "full time"..

    Quote Originally Posted by Historian View Post
    Billionaires are hilarious.

    They already won their piece of the American dream and will never want for anything a day in their lives, or their children's lives, or their grandchildren's lives, yet they're the biggest ****ing whiners on the planet.

    What are these people so angry about?

    You've made it! You won! America has been good to you!

    But you're pissed off that your serf employees' healthcare will cost 14 cents a pizza?

    Guess how many people are going to stop buying pizza over 14 cents.

    None.

    That guy deserves so much scorn and ridicule.

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    Re: 25 hours will be the new "full time"..

    Papa Johns, Domino's and Pizza Hut should be boycotted, but not for anything political. They should be boycotted for mediocre pizza.

    If I had to choose, I'd pick Pizza Hut, but I can think of at least 4 local places that I would go to before any of those.

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    Re: 25 hours will be the new "full time"..

    Quote Originally Posted by OpIv37 View Post
    Papa Johns, Domino's and Pizza Hut should be boycotted, but not for anything political. They should be boycotted for mediocre pizza.

    If I had to choose, I'd pick Pizza Hut, but I can think of at least 4 local places that I would go to before any of those.
    Ditto.

    Chain pizza is pretty awful.

    Papa Johns is rubbery and gross. Pizza Hut is mostly grease. Domino's is kind of bland and unmemorable.

    If you're a transplanted New Yorker, your best bet is to find a local joint owned by other transplanted New Yorkers who happen to be pizza aficionados. Those guys know their trade.

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    Re: 25 hours will be the new "full time"..

    We ordered Papa Johns once when we lived in Florida.

    It was ghastly.

    We then ordered Pizza Hut the next time we craved pizza.

    We then got food poisoning.

    After that, we just bought the ingredients and baked our own.

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    Re: 25 hours will be the new "full time"..

    Quote Originally Posted by Historian View Post
    If people just stopped eating this garbage, healthcare issues would be solved. All these companies do is make huge profits off of Americans becoming grossly fat and unhealthy, but they're pissed that healthcare is so costly.

    As long as Americans continue to destroy their bodies and take no responsibility for their own health and well being, than there really is no solution that can provide quality affordable healthcare for everyone.

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    Re: 25 hours will be the new "full time"..

    Quote Originally Posted by Historian View Post
    What can be asserted without proof can be dismissed without proof ~ Christopher Hitchens

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    Re: 25 hours will be the new "full time"..

    Quote Originally Posted by Historian View Post
    14 cents per pizza!

    That's socialism!

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    Re: 25 hours will be the new "full time"..

    When I worked at Lick's back in 2003-04, they did the same thing. It's so that they could pay me $6.80 an hour and not $7.15 an hour like the full timers get.

    This isn't some new invention brought on by pissed off companies.

    They were probably already doing it.

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    Re: 25 hours will be the new "full time"..

    Sears, Walmart, target, and kohl's will be next to announce...

    Elections have consequences...
    If you like your health care plan, you will be able to keep your health care plan. Period. No one will take it away. No matter what.
    President Obama July/ 2009,

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    Re: 25 hours will be the new "full time"..

    yeah, for pussies who are sore losers.

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    Re: 25 hours will be the new "full time"..

    Quote Originally Posted by Gilly View Post
    Sears, Walmart, target, and kohl's will be next to announce...

    Elections have consequences...
    Good. Then the better of those employees will now be available to work for good companies like mine that pay health coverage and always have.
    Gailey's history. He just doesn't know it yet.

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    Re: 25 hours will be the new "full time"..

    but what about the poor, oppressed? you dont care about them?

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    Re: 25 hours will be the new "full time"..

    Quote Originally Posted by Gilly View Post
    but what about the poor, oppressed? you dont care about them?
    Of course we do. What do you suppose we should do? Invalidate the election and put Romney in just so these pussies can reap their profits? **** that. Take 'em down.

    Do you care about the poor? Of course you don't. So STFU.

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    Re: 25 hours will be the new "full time"..

    Quote Originally Posted by gebobs View Post
    Good. Then the better of those employees will now be available to work for good companies like mine that pay health coverage and always have.
    There are very good companies out there, run my traditional Republicans, that look after their workers. I work for one

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    Re: 25 hours will be the new "full time"..

    Quote Originally Posted by Gilly View Post
    Sears, Walmart, target, and kohl's will be next to announce...

    Elections have consequences...
    Good...let them ALL go under...survival of the fittest and all.

    Maybe then people will start supporting the backbone of the country: Small businesses. Preferably local ones.

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