Tag Archives: rant

I finally signed up for Obamacare, was pleasantly surprised, but now Trump and his band of goons wants to repeal it.

WARNING: RANT AHEAD. Last year I didn’t sign up for Obamacare because I didn’t think I qualified based on my income being so low, and North Carolina is one of the states that hasn’t expanded Medicaid to low income people. … Continue reading

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Nothing makes me angrier than this.

Seeing Red by cosmohibdon, Deviantart. This came up in the comments section of my last post.  Nothing makes me angrier than people who tell you, “why don’t you ask your family for help?” when something bad happens and you mention … Continue reading

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Protected: Sick of being treated like I’m retarded.

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Why don’t we have single-payer healthcare?

Today I am going to rant on my son’s behalf (and everyone else who has to deal with this sort of thing). My son wrote this letter to Aetna.  I think it speaks for itself.  Those of you in developed … Continue reading

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12 reasons why I don’t like autumn.

In my neck of the woods, this is what Autumn looks like. Yesterday was the first cool-ish day we’ve had since May.   While the lower temperature felt nice, I also noticed for the first time that some of the … Continue reading

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“Doctor shopping”? Oh, PLEASE!

Not long ago, I wrote about my housemate, a woman several years older than me who lives with chronic, unrelenting, severe pain due to a number of chronic medical conditions. I ranted about how none of the doctors will prescribe … Continue reading

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P.O’d.

I guess I’m feeling like a victim today.  Both this and my last post are all about me wallowing in self-pity.   Eh, I’ll get over it but I need to vent.   This will be short though. After that … Continue reading

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I hate to shop.

Women are always stereotyped as shopaholics, and in fact it’s true.   Most other women I know would love nothing more than to spend an entire day shopping.   Not me, though.  I’d rather be broken down on the road waiting … Continue reading

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9 days…

I won’t be seeing my therapist this week because he went out of town, and I don’t know how I’m going to get through another 9 days without seeing him. Two weeks between sessions is way too long. Waiting a … Continue reading

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Walls of words.

Nothing will make me avoid reading a post quicker than a long wall of words, unbroken even by paragraphs. I don’t care how well written your post otherwise is, I don’t care how cutting edge or educational or interesting or … Continue reading

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