ssdi's Journal

Adventures in Disability Benefits, Gov't & Private
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I will write something brilliant here when I recover from my latest bout of wrestling with the system.
Sheesh, that paragraph lasted since I founded this community! Well, it will have to do for a little while longer.

But just so you know, the "moderator" is geekdiva. If you have any problems, please let me @lj know.
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