I had a minute left to the end of my shift. Someone came up to the counter and said, "You were in the newspaper, weren't you...?" and then proceeded to thank me for speaking up. I commented on how millions were being given to corporations, and yet they always start talking about the deficit and cutting costs when it comes to our social security benefits.
She agreed wholeheartedly, and then said, in a whisper, "And you know where it goes... it's the illegitimate babies..."
...and it's a very good thing it was time to go home, because I came very close to having my head explode.