Anybody lose their unemployment yesterday?

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by Dunkopf, Dec 1, 2010.

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  1. Dunkopf

    Dunkopf Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 24, 2010
    Kiowa, Colorado
    Did anyone lose their unemployment yesterday? What are you going to do to eat? Just curious.
  2. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

    May 19, 2008
    Western MA
    Lifes going to get a lot harder for us real soon...
    Wish the dam union would call with work!! [​IMG]
  3. EweSheep

    EweSheep Flock Mistress

    Jan 12, 2007
    Land of Lincoln
    Saw that on the news....very scarey! Something HAS to give!
  4. Cindiloohoo

    Cindiloohoo Quiet as a Church Mouse

    Dec 19, 2009
    Southwest TN
    Food Stamps. No, I did not lose my unemployment, but there are a few options for eating. More important would be how they will make rent/mortgage, heating bills, and things of that nature. I feel bad for folks with that dilemma.
  5. Rare Feathers Farm

    Rare Feathers Farm Overrun With Chickens

    We had FOUR lay-offs yesterday due to budget cuts and I was told today that I'm next if they cannot trim the budget in other ways... [​IMG] So I'm worried sick right now....

    Already looking for a new job.... [​IMG]
  6. hoppy

    hoppy I'm not all fluff

    May 5, 2007
    central maine
    probably get a job. or at least get off my butt and go look for one, that's what I'd do. No I'm sure I won't get one that pays what I used to make but one that pays the bills and learn to live on what I bring in and let less go out the door.
    maybe get a roommate, it all helps.
  7. SillyChicken

    SillyChicken Overrun With Chickens

    Jan 12, 2010
    good luck....

    I hear there's going to be millions off unemployment in the next few months........... too bad they couldn't push it out to spring....... at least people could stay warm.
  8. FarmerJamie

    FarmerJamie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 21, 2010
    How did our grandparents ever survive the Great Depression? Yes, there are going to be individual stories of hardship (I've lost 3 jobs over my career), but collectively is our society that more fragile today? It wasn't that long ago we saw interviews with people in New Orleans not wanting to evacuate because their check from the government was due to be delivered in a few days.

    Support Federal policies that put Americans back to work by making it easier for companies here to do business here.

    I'm afraid this thread is going to go political very quickly. Over/under number is it will be locked by Saturday.....
  9. Dunkopf

    Dunkopf Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 24, 2010
    Kiowa, Colorado
  10. hoppy

    hoppy I'm not all fluff

    May 5, 2007
    central maine

    why is it sad to get a job and get off our butts. working is the american way, not welfare.
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