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  -is the min wage increase having intended effect? iamthebandfanman  Aug-07-07 12:21 PM   #0 
  - so they are working less, but getting paid the same?  jsamuel   Aug-07-07 12:22 PM   #1 
  - well  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 12:24 PM   #2 
  - Even if they get the same amount of money, but can work less...  originalpckelly   Aug-07-07 05:15 PM   #81 
  - Exactly what im saying.  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 12:32 PM   #8 
  - You would like them to work more and get the same pay?  Robbien   Aug-07-07 12:24 PM   #3 
  - i never said i didnt like it  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 12:28 PM   #5 
     - If one is going to make the exact same money  Robbien   Aug-07-07 12:38 PM   #12 
     - i didnt say that  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 12:43 PM   #15 
     - You're looking at one group of people in one industry  Warpy   Aug-07-07 12:41 PM   #13 
     - well i certainly hope so  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 12:44 PM   #16 
     - If there hours are getting cut back they probably very easily pick up another minimum wage job  Geek_Girl   Aug-07-07 06:19 PM   #95 
  - You mean that $5.85 pittance?  Bornaginhooligan   Aug-07-07 12:26 PM   #4 
  - like i said  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 12:29 PM   #6 
     - Because they get more free time (n/t)  harun   Aug-07-07 12:32 PM   #9 
        - and how does that help them pay bills ? N/t  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 12:36 PM   #11 
           - Most minimum wage workers I've known are college students and high school students.  Selatius   Aug-07-07 12:48 PM   #20 
           - well unfortunately  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 12:50 PM   #23 
           - Uh, 20,000+ in student loans here, college student  Selatius   Aug-07-07 12:58 PM   #30 
              - she does understand that fully  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 01:01 PM   #33 
                 - It doesn't, if all her employer does is pay her the same for fewer hours  Selatius   Aug-07-07 01:12 PM   #39 
                    - hey  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 04:59 PM   #70 
           - Just an FYI --according to 2006 CPS data, roughly one quarter were aged 16-19,  Gormy Cuss   Aug-07-07 01:44 PM   #45 
           - I am not saying it does but your logic is flawed in even  harun   Aug-07-07 03:34 PM   #61 
              - i hope thats true  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 05:00 PM   #72 
  - The Federal Minimum Wage increase had no effect in many states.  TahitiNut   Aug-07-07 12:31 PM   #7 
  - i live in kentucky  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 12:35 PM   #10 
  - "... FORCED to work less ..."  TahitiNut   Aug-07-07 12:56 PM   #28 
  - i am only telling you  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 01:00 PM   #32 
     - I don't buy it.  TahitiNut   Aug-07-07 01:13 PM   #40 
        - well thats fine  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 04:57 PM   #69 
           - Methinks you protesteth too much. Why do YOU identify yourself with the STORY  TahitiNut   Aug-07-07 05:24 PM   #84 
  - Tell her to PICKET and stand up for her damn self  sandnsea   Aug-07-07 02:38 PM   #53 
     - picket a ponderosa ?  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 05:01 PM   #74 
  - At 1 hour/day, not much IMO.  eggman67   Aug-07-07 12:46 PM   #17 
     - It's nonsense.  TahitiNut   Aug-07-07 01:08 PM   #36 
        - Thank-you Tahiti  Madspirit   Aug-07-07 01:17 PM   #42 
        - Well ... "tipped employees." (That incudes people other than servers.)  TahitiNut   Aug-07-07 01:33 PM   #44 
        - I was talking about the retail industry  eggman67   Aug-07-07 01:57 PM   #46 
  - I am REALLY suspicious of this post  Madspirit   Aug-07-07 12:42 PM   #14 
  - oh please  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 12:46 PM   #18 
  - Well how about this then. You made it up  Madspirit   Aug-07-07 12:49 PM   #21 
  - He actually has a point  eggman67   Aug-07-07 12:54 PM   #25 
     - thank you  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 12:55 PM   #27 
  - a wage increase isn't going to get in the way...  rucky   Aug-07-07 12:47 PM   #19 
  - Different laws for waiters and waitresses  Madspirit   Aug-07-07 12:50 PM   #22 
  - another assumption  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 12:51 PM   #24 
     - Name the establishment....n/t  Madspirit   Aug-07-07 01:06 PM   #34 
        - Ponderosa Steak House n/t  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 05:07 PM   #78 
  - This is ridiculous  SecularMotion   Aug-07-07 12:55 PM   #26 
  - actually  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 12:58 PM   #29 
  - See post 17  eggman67   Aug-07-07 12:59 PM   #31 
     - And the end result of that  SecularMotion   Aug-07-07 01:10 PM   #37 
     - I agree. Not a smart move  eggman67   Aug-07-07 02:15 PM   #49 
        - Unscrupulous employers will exploit employees  SecularMotion   Aug-07-07 02:30 PM   #51 
           - Again I agree  eggman67   Aug-07-07 02:51 PM   #57 
              - The OP does imply that the exploitation is a result of the increase  SecularMotion   Aug-07-07 03:20 PM   #60 
                 - I can see where it could be taken that way  eggman67   Aug-07-07 04:25 PM   #64 
                 - Thanks  SecularMotion   Aug-07-07 04:50 PM   #66 
                 - i guess my question was more  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 05:07 PM   #77 
                    - The point of a minimum wage increase  SecularMotion   Aug-07-07 10:44 PM   #97 
     - I never understood this.  OpenSpace   Aug-07-07 01:11 PM   #38 
  - I think you're confusing causation and correlation  Finnfan   Aug-07-07 01:06 PM   #35 
  - NAME THE ESTABLISHMENT...n/t  Madspirit   Aug-07-07 01:16 PM   #41 
  - What is the name of this establishment? n/t  Selatius   Aug-07-07 01:23 PM   #43 
  - Well, considering food prices have gone up along with everything else, no  RestoreGore   Aug-07-07 02:00 PM   #47 
  - DO NOT NAME THE ESTABLISHMENT  eggman67   Aug-07-07 02:04 PM   #48 
  - Don't stand up to employers??  sandnsea   Aug-07-07 02:35 PM   #52 
  - No, I'm say don't be goaded into revealing  eggman67   Aug-07-07 02:41 PM   #54 
     - The restaurant should be exposed  sandnsea   Aug-07-07 02:44 PM   #55 
        - Christ that's all I've been doing on this thread!  eggman67   Aug-07-07 02:56 PM   #58 
           - You're enabling the abuser  sandnsea   Aug-07-07 03:13 PM   #59 
              - RIGHT ON!!...n/t  Madspirit   Aug-07-07 04:18 PM   #63 
  - We mention specific stores all the time  Madspirit   Aug-07-07 04:17 PM   #62 
  - No not every IHOP  eggman67   Aug-07-07 04:43 PM   #65 
     - Tinfoil hat time...  Madspirit   Aug-07-07 04:55 PM   #68 
        - Sweet christ  eggman67   Aug-07-07 05:04 PM   #76 
        - do you always just make stuff up like that?  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 05:19 PM   #82 
  - bah i dont mind to tell  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 05:13 PM   #80 
  - I wouldn't put it past some employers to pull this  RestoreGore   Aug-07-07 02:22 PM   #50 
  - Stuff like that happens all the time.. We got a new Target in our town  SoCalDem   Aug-07-07 02:50 PM   #56 
  - Why I Think The OP Is Made Up  Madspirit   Aug-07-07 04:50 PM   #67 
  - I agree with you. eom  FLDem5   Aug-07-07 05:01 PM   #73 
  - Your OP is not the case for my teenagers, or their many friends.  FLDem5   Aug-07-07 04:59 PM   #71 
  - i suppose  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 05:03 PM   #75 
  - TO THOSE WHO WANT THE NAME OF THE BUSINESS  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 05:09 PM   #79 
  - Ponderosa is not a "big chain" to you?  FLDem5   Aug-07-07 05:20 PM   #83 
  - silly  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 05:36 PM   #86 
  - Dude, they'll never be satisfied  eggman67   Aug-07-07 05:35 PM   #85 
  - lol yeah , youd think i wouldnt even bother  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 05:37 PM   #87 
  - The one in Benton??  sandnsea   Aug-07-07 05:45 PM   #88 
     - i just found out there was a benton, ky  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 05:49 PM   #90 
        - lolololol  sandnsea   Aug-07-07 05:53 PM   #92 
        - yup, just keep attacking me!  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 05:59 PM   #93 
        - Gee...first you said a couple of people  Madspirit   Aug-07-07 08:08 PM   #96 
  - Pure retaliation and for show. They still have to have enough servers  NotGivingUp   Aug-07-07 05:47 PM   #89 
  - you didnt read  iamthebandfanman   Aug-07-07 05:51 PM   #91 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-07-07 06:01 PM   #94 
 

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