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Response to fujiyama (Reply #60)

Mon Dec 26, 2011, 06:00 PM

62. Think you missed my point

I said a majority of people should be making that with one income. Not a combined income, just one income should allow all of us to live like that. One.

And this is not a zero sum game either. No one should be just attempting to support a family of four on one income. There should be money left over after all the bills are paid with one income. Otherwise we might as well all be in prison. There is supposed to be enough left over to live a nice life and have some of the better things. All of us deserve that.

Because some day we will need to retire whether we think we will or not. And retirement should not be a struggle for someone who has labored all their life either. Retirement is supposed to be a fun thing. Not a nightmare of constantly trying to make ends meet.

Life is not supposed to be the constant struggle the wealthy want us to believe either. They want us to believe that but it is complete BS.

Reason I know this is because I lived during a time when just a high school educated person could expect a lifetime good paying job with pay that would provide not just the basics, but also some of the nicer things in life we all deserve as well. It kind of came with being a citizen about 40 years ago.

The wealthy do not want people to have this attitude I have expressed here, or even know it still exists. Can you blame them? This type of attitude cuts directly into their profits.

Don

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