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TBF Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-29-11 08:46 AM
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  -When they say middle class Egyptians make $100 a month what does that mean lifestyle wise? dkf  Jan-29-11 08:20 AM   #0 
  - CNN just said 40% of people make less than $2 per day  postulater   Jan-29-11 08:21 AM   #1 
  - Wow.  dkf   Jan-29-11 08:35 AM   #2 
  - Housing in Cairo  TBF   Jan-29-11 08:41 AM   #6 
  - I see Egypt has the same state flower as West Virginia..  Fumesucker   Jan-29-11 08:43 AM   #9 
  - Those Egyptians are luckier than the ones who literally live on the street or in the  LiberalLoner   Jan-29-11 08:56 AM   #17 
     - Good thing there aren't any Americans living in the street..  Fumesucker   Jan-29-11 08:59 AM   #21 
        - LOL, I know, I know. I keep wondering when our revolution will be...and wondering if the  LiberalLoner   Jan-29-11 09:55 AM   #28 
  - you mean provided housing by the gov't?  cali   Jan-29-11 08:42 AM   #7 
  - Not sure. But the same report said  postulater   Jan-29-11 08:43 AM   #8 
     - Where have I heard that before? Hmmm, can't place it.  Fuzz   Jan-29-11 10:06 AM   #31 
  - I've read the same statistic a few days ago. I also read that tomatoes,  snappyturtle   Jan-29-11 08:37 AM   #3 
  - It Means They're Doing Better Than The Chinese or Vietnamese  NashVegas   Jan-29-11 08:38 AM   #4 
  - That's fair. China has slightly higher income but worse inequality. Vietnam has much lower  pampango   Jan-29-11 09:00 AM   #24 
  - Ever been to a third world country?  Warren Stupidity   Jan-29-11 08:39 AM   #5 
  - Richard Engel said that neighborhoods are also experiencing stratification  dkf   Jan-29-11 08:46 AM   #12 
     - Thank Goodness That Can't Happen Here  NashVegas   Jan-29-11 08:51 AM   #15 
  - You can surely do these google searches yourself, but that isn't your point is it?  TBF   Jan-29-11 08:44 AM   #10 
  - Well we already know that people are poor.  dkf   Jan-29-11 08:58 AM   #19 
  - ...  blondeatlast   Jan-29-11 09:26 AM   #26 
  - Oh, those welfare queens.  Starry Messenger   Jan-29-11 08:45 AM   #11 
  - +1 nt  TBF   Jan-29-11 08:46 AM   #13 
  - try to explain to someone living in one of these shanty towns  ProdigalJunkMail   Jan-29-11 08:54 AM   #16 
     - Yes we should certainly make charts with levels of poverty  TBF   Jan-29-11 08:59 AM   #20 
     - No, but one constitutes a level of misery and desperation  cali   Jan-29-11 09:00 AM   #23 
        - Edited.. Going to post as an OP..  Fumesucker   Jan-29-11 10:01 AM   #30 
     - Wow, what a potty mouth.  Starry Messenger   Jan-29-11 08:59 AM   #22 
  - Rich have it; poor do not. Easy.  lonestarnot   Jan-29-11 08:49 AM   #14 
  - Recent article from Carnegie Endowment Think Tank -  TBF   Jan-29-11 08:57 AM   #18 
  - That is an excellent article in helping to understand the catalysts for what we are seeing  dkf   Jan-29-11 09:21 AM   #25 
  - Not really - what we are seeing is apparently Mubarak  TBF   Jan-29-11 09:49 AM   #27 
  - "frightening gap between rich and poor..." Hmmm. Wonder who exactly is frightened by this gap?  elehhhhna   Jan-29-11 08:22 PM   #32 
  - It is crowded, hot, very dirty and often depressing... Other than that, great!  JCMach1   Jan-29-11 09:56 AM   #29 

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