Skip to comments.If you are elderly and poor, prison is better than a retirement home
Posted on 05/26/2012 3:58:09 AM PDT by Daffynition
If you are in old age, with no family and little money, your options are slim if you need living assistance.
Wasting away at home is a tragic possibility and government funded retirement homes might only be an option once your assets are depleted. Would you be better off committing a crime and going to prison where you receive food, clothing, and medical care? We decided to find out.
Regardless of your state, province, or national government, going into old age and needing care while holding little or no individual assets is a dicey situation. Would you be better off in a prison than a retirement home if you lack financial assets or family?
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I can’t load that page, even in Google cache
Sorry you’re having a problem; it worked, just now, for me.
Good luck. :)
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