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derby378 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-14-06 07:57 AM
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19. You should watch THE CORPORATION sometime
I don't think it directly addresses the disparity between CEO pay and floor worker pay, but it does help illustrate how difficult it can be to change the current trend in America.
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  -American executive pay is 475 times the factory floor worker's pay cornermouse  Jan-14-06 06:56 AM   #0 
  - That's why any "argument" saying that healthcare is bankrupting companies  ComerPerro   Jan-14-06 06:58 AM   #1 
  - Yep.  cornermouse   Jan-14-06 07:08 AM   #6 
  - Well said my fried, I could not agree more  Orrin_73   Jan-14-06 08:04 AM   #21 
  - Then no one will want to be CEOs!  acmejack   Jan-14-06 06:59 AM   #2 
  - Right.  cornermouse   Jan-14-06 07:10 AM   #8 
  - They can still be millionaires...  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Jan-14-06 08:07 AM   #23 
  - The American executives would make it even more if they...  Missy M   Jan-14-06 07:02 AM   #3 
  - If someone doesn't turn it around, we will become the  cornermouse   Jan-14-06 07:12 AM   #11 
     - Yes, it must be turned around and it has to start now. We are...  Missy M   Jan-14-06 07:21 AM   #16 
  - I love the way these CEOs lower the wages by outsourcing  The Backlash Cometh   Jan-14-06 07:05 AM   #4 
  - Works for me....  cornermouse   Jan-14-06 07:12 AM   #12 
  - Exactly what SHOULD happen to the Greedy heartless bastards!  Blue State Native   Jan-14-06 01:51 PM   #27 
  - Gosh, where did they find any 'factory floor workers' in the U.S.?  lostnfound   Jan-14-06 07:08 AM   #5 
  - They aren't limiting themselves to the factories any more.  cornermouse   Jan-14-06 07:15 AM   #14 
  - Dupe  4MoronicYears   Jan-14-06 07:09 AM   #7 
  - Dupe  4MoronicYears   Jan-14-06 07:10 AM   #9 
  - Yep.  cornermouse   Jan-14-06 07:14 AM   #13 
  - It's trickle up economics... good for the few, bad for Amerika. nt.  4MoronicYears   Jan-14-06 07:11 AM   #10 
  - I think of it as Trickle-ON Economics  Buns_of_Fire   Jan-14-06 07:16 AM   #15 
  - Lovely...it's the American Dream...  MetaTrope   Jan-14-06 07:27 AM   #17 
  - Says it all.  cornermouse   Jan-14-06 07:39 AM   #18 
  - You should watch THE CORPORATION sometime  derby378   Jan-14-06 07:57 AM   #19 
  - Here's the trailer for The Corporation:  Earth_First   Jan-14-06 01:48 PM   #26 
  - I don't see where in the link that information is given.  Telly Savalas   Jan-14-06 08:04 AM   #20 
     - Oh, I see. On the thingy on the left.  Telly Savalas   Jan-14-06 08:06 AM   #22 
     - PBS's Now.  cornermouse   Jan-14-06 08:26 AM   #24 
     - To clarify:  Telly Savalas   Jan-14-06 08:36 AM   #25 
 

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