Tag Archives: Office of Aging

Who’s Afraid of the Idiots in Government?


So the new home health aide hours that Onondaga County has authorized—“effective immediately,” which was on Monday, August 20—are to go on the call-out list, which consists of about eight agencies that have contracted to serve poor people.  John, the … Continue reading

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About That “Free” Health Care


Believe me, folks, you do not want to be poor and sick in America.  I read the comments of the people who think we get “free” health care and how lucky we are and how grateful we should be and … Continue reading

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Bedbugs to HUD (part II)


Getting rid of bedbugs takes two things:  a good pest man spraying, and a good tenant cleaning up the clutter.  The spraying doesn’t do much good if the bedbugs have ten zillion places to hide. I moved from one apartment … Continue reading

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