Comment: Yeah, me too, but there's more to be made by not working

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Yeah, me too, but there's more to be made by not working

I recently heard a presentation of the value of the social safety net to those who qualify: around $50,000 per year.

It pays a lot better to sit on your duff than to hump your butt for $8 per hour.

People, even uneducated people, can do the math. Gee...if they work, they can't get the freebies. If they work, they live in abject poverty.