In the real world not everyone makes the same hourly wage.
Thu Feb 7, 2019 10:02am
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I like other videos by PragerU, but I disagree with that one.

Everyone in their example makes the same hourly wage. The only difference between rich and poor in their example is that the rich work longer hours.

I think they are implying all poor people are lazy. Some poor people are lazy, but others work long hard hours for low pay.

  • The Progressive Tax System Explained ~ Mondo Fuego™ , Thu Feb 7 9:04am
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    • In the real world not everyone makes the same hourly wage. ~ Ken C, Thu Feb 7 10:02am
      • thinking they are implying all poor people are lazy. Some poor are lazy, some are not. Some poor did not prepare themselves for life and suffer the consequences of that decision not to prepare... more
        • Ugh... ~ Amadeus, Thu Feb 7 8:16pm
          The video assumes an even playing field. Of course, that is not true. The video assumes that the work is done before the brothers decide on how to pay. The reality is that a society decides how to... more
        • Some rich are lazy e.g., George Vanderbilt ~ Mondo Fuego™, Thu Feb 7 1:21pm
          Never worked a day in his life, and used his inherited fortune to have The Biltmore Mansion in Asheville NC built as his monumentum exegi aere perennius . Exegi monumentum aere perennius regalique... more
        • Karl Marx’s grace at Highgate ~ G🧐G, Thu Feb 7 12:59pm
          Cemetery was recently beaten senseless with a hammer 🔨. Probably some damned disgruntled billionaire
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