According to a recent AARP survey, 96 percent of Americans support that reform.
Or maybe they did it so Paul Ryan getting booed throughout his speech to AARP wouldn't be the top story.
The stars chat amiably about sex and other topics in “Fighting for Love,” the cover story of the current AARP The Magazine.
But on Thursday, the AARP released a poll that offered some comfort.
More than half of the Young Guns, having celebrated the big 5-0, are already eligible for an AARP membership.
In an AARP survey of retirees in Florida, Romney and Obama are running neck and neck within the margin of error.
In 2011, the AARP put the figure (PDF) for new 65 year olds at, on average 7,000 people a day, some 2,550,000 in the year.
The AARP estimates that no less than 60 percent of Republican primary voters are retirees.
The advertising is coming from all sides: the parties, conservative groups, PACs, unions, the AARP.
Linda Fisher, et al. “Sex, Romance, and Relationships: AARP Survey of Midlife and Older Adults,” commissioned by AARP, 2010.