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KitSileya Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Dec-17-06 07:50 AM
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29. I'm willing to bet it's doublespeak.
On the other hand, the fact that he's talking about "wages" and "working families" may imply that it isn't, in which case it is good news.

We've had over 6 years of experience deciphering his doublespeak, and usually when he says things like these, he uses 'working families' and 'wages' to make us think that it's only the lower classes he's talking about, but in reality, I bet he's taking these figures from statistics that include every darn CEO salary there is. In other words, the top 10% wage earners got a 10% gain, while the bottom 90% actually lost, but because the top 10% earn so incredibly much more than the bottom 90%, the numbers actually end up positive when talking about the average.
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