*staring out the window* when will my name change paperwork return from war

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blease............ b l e a s e g i v e m e t h e p a p e r s

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so in the past 2 business days I've spoken to 3 SSA workers.
1 told me they hadn't gotten the reply documentation
1 told me the system was down and there's no way they could know or not know if they got the reply documentation, try back Monday
the person today said no we never got it but hey let's fix this on the phone what's your mom's maiden name OK there you go approved and we'll mail it out.

lmao bureaucracy

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on the plus side my originals aren't lost in the mail, on the minus side somewhere in the postal system is enough documentation to steal my whole identity, floating around. whee!

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breaking news: i'm super legally Pine now I got the papers to show it and SSA agrees with me finally and I have the card and
:awoo: :pine: :awoo:

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@t54r4n1 as a bureaucrat i strive to be person #3 as much as possible

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@aurant make sure to tell long unrelated stories about former presidents instead of placing people on hold while you wait for the system
(as a fellow bureaucrat, same - I offered a supervisor compliment but they didn't seem interested.)

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@t54r4n1 i've captioned a lot of SSA calls, that can't be worse than their hold advertisements

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