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3. Things like "debt default" and "debt ceiling" are too abstract to get through their skulls as bad or
Mon May 22, 2023, 12:49 AM
May 2023

hazardous. You have to be more concrete, even if that means running afoul of pedantic fact-checking. Such as "next month's SS checks won't be sent" or "your hospital/clinic will close when next month's Medicare/Medicaid payments are not made" or "VA services are cancelled."

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