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SOteric Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Oct-16-08 02:13 PM
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Why are we assuming "Joe the Plumber" is a low wage 'everyman?'
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Has anyone paid a plumber lately?! They may do somethings that are unpleasant, but they sure as heck aren't doing it for low wages. I know systems engineers who don't make that much in a year.

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  -Why are we assuming "Joe the Plumber" is a low wage 'everyman?' SOteric  Oct-16-08 02:13 PM   #0 
  - No shite!  DS1   Oct-16-08 02:19 PM   #1 
  - It's a good one nonetheless.  SOteric   Oct-16-08 02:21 PM   #2 
  - Yeah, it can fill out  DS1   Oct-16-08 02:23 PM   #4 
  - Nice.  chimpsrsmarter   Oct-16-08 02:22 PM   #3 
  - Oh, DS1, is there anything you can't do?  PeterU   Oct-16-08 02:41 PM   #6 
  - Does He Use Metamucil If His Pipes Are Clogged?  Parche   Oct-16-08 02:39 PM   #5 
  - Nah, you can clean those  SOteric   Oct-16-08 03:03 PM   #9 
  - Have you seen his couch?  unpossibles   Oct-16-08 02:54 PM   #7 
  - Dude, just 'cuz he's got bad taste, doesn't mean he's poor.  SOteric   Oct-16-08 03:01 PM   #8 
     - I know  unpossibles   Oct-16-08 03:07 PM   #10 
  - I think he was divorced in 2006 so they have his income from that year in public records. He made  applegrove   Oct-17-08 01:59 PM   #11 

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