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sarah FAILIN

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19. They all think they will be wealthy one day
Tue Dec 31, 2019, 12:59 AM
Dec 2019

Wealth is comparative to the poor. They don't look at how many are above them, they look at how many are below and do all they can to keep that lower income person from getting anything that may have come from their own taxes.

The losing argument, IMO. [View all] CTyankee Dec 2019 OP
I think you are on to something. I think that the lack of intellectual curiosity and not knowing Ninga Dec 2019 #1
Someone who cares ONLY about how much richer they can get as in taxes while people Eliot Rosewater Dec 2019 #2
Absolutely. PoindexterOglethorpe Dec 2019 #3
Not an uncommon POV, apparently. silverweb Dec 2019 #4
+1, because the poor think owning more than 2 cars is rich ... they have no idea how rich folk uponit7771 Dec 2019 #10
Ain't THAT the truth! silverweb Dec 2019 #15
"big gubment" moondust Dec 2019 #5
When they win the lottery, safeinOhio Dec 2019 #6
They have to think that. They don't have a job with decent benefits for when they retire. CTyankee Dec 2019 #7
He was an idiot. maxsolomon Dec 2019 #8
Rich to most middle class is owning more than 3 tvs, Rich to Rich people owning more than 3 houses.. uponit7771 Dec 2019 #9
This a bazillion times. Arthur_Frain Dec 2019 #11
THIS !!! THIS !!! THIS !!! My goodness, the rich keep their lifestyles away from the common person uponit7771 Dec 2019 #12
This is part of the myth drmeow Dec 2019 #13
"Socialism never took root in America because the poor see themselves ..." BuffaloJackalope Dec 2019 #14
This young man now has a wife and a child and he has changed a bit: he's got a kid who CTyankee Dec 2019 #16
So basically, he is one layoff from disaster. Did you ask Blue_true Dec 2019 #18
I wouldn't be a bit surprised if she did. CTyankee Dec 2019 #20
Have a great new year. Hope you make it to NYC tonight, that is always a good time. Blue_true Dec 2019 #22
He was ignorant. Blue_true Dec 2019 #17
They all think they will be wealthy one day sarah FAILIN Dec 2019 #19
Americans don't think of themselves as poor... Wounded Bear Dec 2019 #21
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