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.... callchet .... Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Feb-10-09 09:45 AM
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A person can't live on 25 cents an hour.
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I don't hear about mass starvation or any other low standards of living in China. How do they do it? How do they make things so cheap?
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  -A person can't live on 25 cents an hour. .... callchet ....  Feb-10-09 09:45 AM   #0 
  - You don't hear about low standards of living in China?  ogneopasno   Feb-10-09 09:47 AM   #1 
  - read about the pollution in China. it is horrific  Zuni   Feb-10-09 09:49 AM   #2 
  - oh I don't know - that would be a Burger King Jr Cheeseburger every 4 hours  DrDan   Feb-10-09 09:50 AM   #3 
  - Is there anyway that the USA can ever compete?  .... callchet ....   Feb-10-09 09:52 AM   #4 
  - Without repealing many, many laws? No.  Veritas_et_Aequitas   Feb-10-09 09:56 AM   #7 
     - New goal. Find a job for the USA.  .... callchet ....   Feb-10-09 10:06 AM   #9 
        - Yeah, I'd endorese that as well  Veritas_et_Aequitas   Feb-10-09 12:16 PM   #14 
        - the problem is the auger will break on the first rock and the drill won't last a week  NMDemDist2   Feb-10-09 04:06 PM   #19 
  - A combination of horrifying living conditions and a quarter having more buying power there. nt  Veritas_et_Aequitas   Feb-10-09 09:53 AM   #5 
  - I am thinking that there is no way the USA can compete, ever.  .... callchet ....   Feb-10-09 10:00 AM   #8 
     - We're good at education, we're good at financial services (ironically), and we make lots of food.  Veritas_et_Aequitas   Feb-10-09 12:18 PM   #15 
  - See this documentary -------------->  bunnies   Feb-10-09 09:54 AM   #6 
  - Bogus Exchange Rates  AndyTiedye   Feb-10-09 10:57 AM   #10 
  - my mircoshit keyboard ,dell , hp keyboards-  madrchsod   Feb-10-09 11:06 AM   #11 
  - I used to travel in China a lot, and it's not hard to understand  HamdenRice   Feb-10-09 11:22 AM   #12 
  - Still can't figure it out.  .... callchet ....   Feb-10-09 11:49 AM   #13 
  - This is why we have the proliferation of Chinese fast-food joints  tosh   Feb-10-09 12:48 PM   #16 
  - Thanks for pointing out the currency difference  Warpy   Feb-10-09 01:23 PM   #18 
  - Piss poor living standards  Warpy   Feb-10-09 01:20 PM   #17 
 

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