During the following 25+ years - their peak earning years when people pay the most in income tax, they did not fund the care of their elders as per the social contract that had built up for several decades. Within a few years their parents and grandparents were having to sell their homes to fund their hospital care.
Do you want to tell me what I should have eaten for breakfast as well.
Oh Fuck it on this thread, let me add high irony.Or am I............http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oHqUipinDyw
What about the 1940s
Hey nobody said we were perfect awright.
Well not when I was listeninnng.
Yes thanks I;ll ahve another one.
Yep. But hey enough of the dick jokes .
There is hope.
Birkenstock-wearing, tree-hugging hippies, it seems, had a point sez the bald colonel.
"retrofitting a nation will give full employment"
Has anyone else thought of this?
(Is a word)
Not a word play? Dont make me spell it out. I'll laugh too hard.
Whoops, did I mean to say that?
great matches between all teams, upsets, courageous performances, new stars, friendships made, cultures experienced, goods purchased in massive quantities, sold-out stadiums, infrastructure that doesn’t collapse, parties that never stop, heated debates, a feeling of excitement that drags even the most dour stay-at-home out to stick their hands in the air.
I further propose that in the midst of all this, two people fall in a glorious love.
Just as long as they are two macho rugby types expressing their more sensitive caring side.
It would made a( ...well .......lets wait till it comes out to pass judgement) movie.
Mustn’t insult the oldies,
Hey do your best!
The BB's come in all varieties of mental makeup, as any generation/people do. Just pick your target, may sure its the right one and fire away. And make sure there is more to your insult that the accident of their birth date.
And that's enough weapon imagery for me.
I think it would actually be a very good place to start for people not to label someone a paranoid schizophrenic (which is actually a tricky diagnosis to make when you’re a mental health professional in the room) on the basis of fuck all squared.
But because of recent evolution many, many people are schizotypal.
It's a fabulous lecture if you have an hour and a half.
It would probably help if we kept this in mind more often.
nation whose film and television industries still have a rather nasty whitewash habit
Sorry, is it still the 1950's?
W.A.S.P. wash still holds sway in some minds.
Who'da thunk it.
early 20th century rural NZ cliches. I can imagine baby boomers feeling all gooey and sentimental about then
(that would be them I guess)
SHIT we’re not that old! You must be talking about the bb’s descended from the Four Shippers. Such cliches would only have had time to get into their memes.