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MineralMan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Aug-30-11 09:04 AM
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6. Why do you assume a reduced standard of living in these situations?
It's not necessarily the case. Can you explain?
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  -Multigenerational Homes Surge in U.S. xchrom  Aug-30-11 08:43 AM   #0 
  - This is how my grandparents retired in comfort.  dkf   Aug-30-11 08:50 AM   #1 
  - How it used to be when I was kid (born 1948)  HockeyMom   Aug-30-11 08:52 AM   #2 
  - i was born in '41 -- 2 months before pearl harbor.  DesertFlower   Aug-30-11 09:25 AM   #11 
  - Hooray for reduced standards of living!!!! nt  Romulox   Aug-30-11 08:57 AM   #3 
  - Why do you assume a reduced standard of living in these situations?  MineralMan   Aug-30-11 09:04 AM   #6 
     - Gimme a break. Look up the numbers on unemployment for recent grads.  Romulox   Aug-30-11 09:05 AM   #7 
        - Our move away from multi-generational homes isn't completely  MineralMan   Aug-30-11 09:09 AM   #9 
        - LOL. nt  Romulox   Aug-30-11 02:09 PM   #16 
        - It's been a FALSE mark of pride..  Viva_La_Revolution   Aug-30-11 09:09 AM   #10 
           - That's a separate argument. It's still dishonest to pretend dismal economic prospects drive  Romulox   Aug-30-11 02:09 PM   #15 
  - As long as the home and parking are large enough to accomodate  itsrobert   Aug-30-11 08:59 AM   #4 
  - that was our neighborhood in the last recession  demigoddess   Aug-30-11 03:30 PM   #18 
  - The compassionate support system of the extended  yellerpup   Aug-30-11 09:02 AM   #5 
  - 4 generation-house here!  Viva_La_Revolution   Aug-30-11 09:05 AM   #8 
  - I would not be surprised if the kids have to keep on living with us once they are grown.  GreenPartyVoter   Aug-30-11 09:42 AM   #12 
  - In the long-term, that's the best way  bhikkhu   Aug-30-11 10:14 AM   #13 
  - too many people have bought into the idea  greenman3610   Aug-30-11 12:46 PM   #14 
  - While the causes of this trand are extremely troubling ...  markpkessinger   Aug-30-11 02:50 PM   #17 
  - I do not want to live with my relatives  Skittles   Aug-30-11 06:17 PM   #19 

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