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Poll: 71 Percent Support Raising the Minimum Wage

psydoc Wrote: Mar 09, 2013 4:11 PM
Even though that story is not marked satire, it is satire, right?
psydoc Wrote: Mar 09, 2013 5:30 PM
I haven't seen it mentioned anywhere, cept right here.
Buck O Wrote: Mar 09, 2013 5:15 PM
It's getting play because it's funny, unlike the posts of leftwingnuts like you.
HoovervilleFollies Wrote: Mar 09, 2013 4:26 PM
Of course it's satire. And of course it's getting plenty of play in wingnut media.

Serious question: How on earth could anyone oppose a policy that would effectively give low-skilled workers (workers who barely make enough money to feed themselves, let alone a family), higher wages? After all, we live in difficult economic times, and it doesn’t seem wholly unreasonable that individuals working in low-skilled jobs should be entitled to a minimum, universally agreed upon standard of living. And indeed, as you might expect, this isn’t by any means an unpopular idea: According to a recent Gallup poll, almost all the Democrats -- and precisely half the Republicans -- surveyed would vote “for” a proposal...