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Comment Re:This is good (Score 4, Informative) 1094 1094


But you also have a entry level wage for teenagers do you not. IIRC, this is about 10-12$/hr.

Additionally, you also have some of the strictest immigration policies in the world. You can afford 17/hr when you don't have to worry about millions of people coming over your southern border who don't have much of an education and skills. (along with the government on your southern border is encouraging them to migrate so they don't have to take care of them).

Comment Re:When Nixon did that... (Score 0) 276 276

Don't forget that Hillary was fired by the House Judiciary Committee investigating Watergate.

“Because she was a liar. She was an unethical, dishonest lawyer. She conspired to violate the Constitution, the rules of the House, the rules of the committee and the rules of confidentiality.” - Jerry Zeifman, chief counsel to the House Judiciary Committee

Comment Re: Ownership and Appreciation (Score 1) 142 142

But there's a difference between a specialized rental such as construction equipment and a common rental. When someone is renting a specialized tool that is used in their industry and they know they will need to rent it again, there is a underlying incentive to not treat it as complete crap.

Comment Re:Sen. Reid didn't kill it; filibuster threats di (Score 0, Flamebait) 56 56

And Sen. Reid is a known opportunist liar. Remember when he said on the Senate floor that he had been given information about how Mitt Romney wasn't paying taxes. When called on it recently, he all but admitted he was lying in order to get Obama reelected.

"And do you think (fop that I am) that I could be the Scarlet Pumpernickel?" -- Looney Tunes, The Scarlet Pumpernickel (1950, Chuck Jones)