A little bit of this, and a little bit of that, but it's ALL me!
Update! (Actually this news became available Apr 12) Diana Smith is scheduled for surgery again, thanks to the intervention of Sen Dave Aronberg, evil Democrat.Notices of SSI eligibility are sent out automatically. There are no evil bureaucrats searching for obscure ways to "trick" individual payees out of benefits. Unlike private insurers, who would have dropped her long ago even if she had been able to afford coverage. Maybe one of the other gems you mentioned better illustrates your thesis?