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50 Things the Working Poor Never Say

Nickle and Dimed


1. I don’t know if I could stand two weeks of vacation.

2. I was talking to my broker the other day.

3. Want to go see if the new Cadillac models are in?

4. Let’s go shopping!

5. My life is perfect, just as it is.

6. Self-esteem is over-rated.

7. Raising the minimum wage, might hurt stock prices.

8. I was shopping at Whole Foods the other day.

9. Without those tax cuts, our economy would be a mess.

10. What we need are more casinos.

11. And they’re building another new factory, right down the street.

12. I’m going to move the kid’s college fund.

13. Every night, a different restaurant.

14. I’m so tired of steak and lobster.

15. I won $300 in the lottery, I better report it!

16. Only deadbeats are in foreclosure

17. I’m so glad we have a government that cares!

18. The food stamps just keep piling up.

19. I don’t care what it costs.

20. What’s a dollar store?

21. I always shop at Macy’s.

22. It’s just so hard to decide, which job offer to choose.

23. I go to Wal-mart, because I admire their leadership.

24. I shop at Wal-mart, when I want quality!

25. All that fracking, sure has brought down fuel prices!

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50 Things the Working Poor Never Say

Nickle and Dimed


1. I don’t know if I could stand two weeks of vacation.

2. I was talking to my broker the other day.

3. Want to go see if the new Cadillac models are in?

4. Let’s go shopping!

5. My life is perfect, just as it is.

6. Self-esteem is over-rated.

7. Raising the minimum wage, might hurt stock prices.

8. I was shopping at Whole Foods the other day.

9. Without those tax cuts, our economy would be a mess.

10. What we need are more casinos.

11. And they’re building another new factory, right down the street.

12. I’m going to move the kid’s college fund.

13. Every night, a different restaurant.

14. I’m so tired of steak and lobster.

15. I won $300 in the lottery, I better report it!

16. Only deadbeats are in foreclosure

17. I’m so glad we have a government that cares!

18. The food stamps just keep piling up.

19. I don’t care what it costs.

20. What’s a dollar store?

21. I always shop at Macy’s.

22. It’s just so hard to decide, which job offer to choose.

23. I go to Wal-mart, because I admire their leadership.

24. I shop at Wal-mart, when I want quality!

25. All that fracking, sure has brought down fuel prices! (more…)

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