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Too fat to work

Post by Holyman » Tue Mar 17, 2009 2:43 pm

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Re: Too fat to work

Post by BlackHawk5 » Tue Mar 17, 2009 3:44 pm

We have the same problem here in the USA, too many dead beats on disability, welfare, & unemployment.... once you are on it there is not motivation to get off of it.
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Re: Too fat to work

Post by lashley » Tue Mar 17, 2009 5:33 pm

this is also one of the many reasons that living in england is embarassing :oops:
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Re: Too fat to work

Post by Buzzed » Tue Mar 17, 2009 7:00 pm

lashley wrote:this is also one of the many reasons that living in england is embarassing :oops:
Nothing to be embarassed about lash. This is happening on our side of the pond as well. It is however very sad to see that people can get away with it.
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Re: Too fat to work

Post by billflu » Tue Mar 17, 2009 8:11 pm

The worst part of the article:
Asked why they don’t simply go on a diet, the jobless Chawner family who are so obese their neighbours call them ‘the telly tubbies’ insist: ‘We don’t have the time.’

Disgusting.

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Re: Too fat to work

Post by 20wattbulb » Tue Mar 17, 2009 10:13 pm

Where do the Mail find these people? Shocking...

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Re: Too fat to work

Post by Choppo » Thu Mar 19, 2009 12:48 am

I wonder if they still have to pay the "Tele-Tax"?

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Re: Too fat to work

Post by Clumsy » Thu Mar 19, 2009 6:31 pm

wow...
No wonder why the ones that really have a walid welfare/disability gets a bad rep....
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