Tag: retirement
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Photo: Lucy Nicholson/Reuters The Big Picture has posted some photos of Sun City, Arizona, a town developed in 1959 by Del Webb as an active retirement community for people over 55. There are 38,500 old people who live here.

Sari Gilman paints a not-so-rosy picture of retirement centers (one in particular) in her film Kings Point. As weird as it sounds, I’ve been reading a lot about how retirement centers are counterproductive to helping the elderly live a full life to the end (I mean, let’s face it, that’s really what their purpose is). […]