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Bigmack Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-10-06 09:43 PM
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Stupid Alert ....
Never mind the terror alert. The Stupid Alert should be something above RED.
From the new Harper's Index (not available on the web)
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Percentage of Americans in 1983 who thought it was possible to start out rich in this country... and become rich: 57
Percentage who think this today: 80

Percentage of US income in 1983 and today, respectively, that went to the top 1 percent of earners: 9%, 16%

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Maybe this kind of thing explains what's wrong with this country. People are fucking clueless... and getting more so all the time!
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