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#11726384 - 07/16/16 04:16 PM Well, It's happening......You retired? Take a look
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New government reform policies are being implemented now in businesses:



oh boy ! Just lovely....
thank you ( pecker wood!) bang
Ain't life just grand ?

God Bless
Lee



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#11726625 - 07/16/16 07:27 PM Re: Well, It's happening......You retired? Take a look [Re: Lee in Texas]
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and we've paid 100 times what they have in taxes....that's why we need a discount.
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#11726755 - 07/16/16 09:16 PM Re: Well, It's happening......You retired? Take a look [Re: Lee in Texas]
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Has nothing to do with the government.....private business owner exercising his right to run his business the way he wants. Probably got tired of people asking for it. hammer
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#11726756 - 07/16/16 09:18 PM Re: Well, It's happening......You retired? Take a look [Re: Lee in Texas]
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No way he gets a cent.
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#11726765 - 07/16/16 09:24 PM Re: Well, It's happening......You retired? Take a look [Re: Cast]
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Originally Posted By: Cast
No way he gets a cent.


Just curious, does this mean you don't shop or dine anywhere that does not offer a senior citizen discount?

Or do you just take offense at the business owner spelling it out in advance? Not looking for an argument, just looking to clarify.
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#11726799 - 07/16/16 09:48 PM Re: Well, It's happening......You retired? Take a look [Re: Lee in Texas]
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Tempest in a teapot, with so many other shopping choices available.

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#11727039 - 07/17/16 05:41 AM Re: Well, It's happening......You retired? Take a look [Re: Lee in Texas]
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Guys, it was a joke ok? Just kidding.bang But I have seen signs that don't offer Senior discount.
Don't take everything so seriously.
No Obama or the current or any other administration (as far as I know) has nothing to do with offering a discount.
It's up to private business's

Geeeeezzzzzz.....sorry

God Bless
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#11727106 - 07/17/16 07:51 AM Re: Well, It's happening......You retired? Take a look [Re: steve hummert]
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Originally Posted By: steve hummert
Originally Posted By: Cast
No way he gets a cent.


Just curious, does this mean you don't shop or dine anywhere that does not offer a senior citizen discount?

Or do you just take offense at the business owner spelling it out in advance? Not looking for an argument, just looking to clarify.


The sign, just like the 30-06 & 30-07 signs will turn me around.
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#11727549 - 07/17/16 02:37 PM Re: Well, It's happening......You retired? Take a look [Re: Lee in Texas]
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roflmao Ok, I bit....if someone would be kind enough to hand me the pliers I'll get this hook out of my lip hooked

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#11727580 - 07/17/16 03:02 PM Re: Well, It's happening......You retired? Take a look [Re: Lee in Texas]
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In restaurants I always ask for a senior discount, if they give me one I add it to the tip.

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#11736186 - 07/22/16 09:21 AM Re: Well, It's happening......You retired? Take a look [Re: Lee in Texas]
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I've never quite understood the senior discount thing. Young families with all of the cost of getting started probably could use it more than most seniors.

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#11737671 - 07/23/16 04:17 AM Re: Well, It's happening......You retired? Take a look [Re: Lee in Texas]
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Senior discounts were meant to be used to encourage those on a fixed income/Social Security to shop/eat at establishments. It is a nice gesture on behalf of business owners that understand fixed income patrons are loyal steady customers usually.
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#11737672 - 07/23/16 04:18 AM Re: Well, It's happening......You retired? Take a look [Re: Lee in Texas]
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I got it Lee.
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#11737684 - 07/23/16 05:08 AM Re: Well, It's happening......You retired? Take a look [Re: donothin]
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Originally Posted By: donothin
I've never quite understood the senior discount thing. Young families with all of the cost of getting started probably could use it more than most seniors.
A lot of places do have the kids eat free on certain days.

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#11760478 - 08/05/16 02:27 PM Re: Well, It's happening......You retired? Take a look [Re: Lee in Texas]
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I kind of find it a little offensive. I am young myself but always opened doors for ladies and older folk helped take there groceries out or mow there yard for nothing and of course be a fishin buddy when they were going out by themselves just because that is how I was raised . I wouldn't eat at that damn resturaunt if you paid me to .. sign is just flat out rude .

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