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KARL MARX’S PICTURE ON a $10 play-money bill, captioned “Welfare Recipients of the World, Collect!” was mentioned in the Public Assistance game review (“Money for Nothing,” The District Line, 1/13).

In 1974, the local alternative newspaper, The Daily Rag, ran my how-to-collect-unemployment-insurance article, headlined “Unemployed of the World, Collect!”

Any foreign government without enough qualified claimants, please arrange royalty payments through my (third edition) publisher, Avery Publishing Group, in Garden City Park, N.Y., to adapt my co-authored book, How to Maximize Your Unemployment Benefits: Complete Information for All 50 States, to serve your country’s unemployed. About 40 countries pay some form of unemployment insurance.

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