Thursday, January 12, 2012

you have to be asleep to believe it

8 comments:

CNu said...

Hopefully no one's forgotten about Jon Corzine and MF Global http://www.declineoftheempire.com/2012/01/jon-corzine-lives-of-the-rich-and-famous.html

Big Don said...

There is plenty opportunity to lead a nice comfy life in America if one plays one's cards right... 
http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Tacoma-city-workers-question-new-city-managers-salary-137145758.html  

Tom said...

I certainly played my cards right.  I looked the way nice young American boys are supposed to look, and Mom and Dad paid my way through college.  And that's the advice I give to all young Americans: look & talk  like the people in charge and have middle-class parents.  

CNu said...

Tom, it's clear to me that I have to eat crow on all the overly generous characterizations I made about Big Don on another forum...,

Tom said...

Well I'm no fan of city managers making north of 200k a year, especially in modest-sized working-class towns like Tacoma.   But if BD wants to show us the Blackxkx on the Gravy Train, he need come with teh data, racial distribution of city managers, race vs salary for city managers, something.  The peer reviewd ree-serch.  

CNu said...

His other little pointy-hooded peers on the KKKwaku net had doubtless reviewed it and found it fit for consideration....,

nanakwame said...

http://www.livescience.com/17890-latin-america-retirement.html

Big Don said...

Here's a terrific *Equality* article... 
http://www.fredoneverything.net/LLA.shtml

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