He also admits that
yes, I’ve made some plenty smart cracks about people on Social Security who milk it to the last degree. You know ‘em too. It’s the same with any system in America. We’ve reached a point now where it’s like a milk cow with 310 million tits! Call when you get honest work!I'm not exactly clear on what he means by "milk" except maybe that they should die already.
If it is the case that Alan Simpson wants old folks to die already shouldn't the Deficit Commission be retitled the Death Commission?
Upon further consideration: The Die Already You Old Farts Commission more accurately captures Simpson's desired solution.