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    Quote Originally Posted by Tramirezmma View Post
    That's the free market at work sir.
    Yes it is. It has also contributed heavily to job market situation as we see it today.

    Back to illegal immigration.

    Any number of construction trades have been swamped with cheap illegal labor. This to the detriment of those here legally.

    They're not better. Cheaper because they'll work for less than industry rates. They'll work for less because they're here illegally.

    Does this, in your mind, qualify as the free market at work?

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    Quote Originally Posted by BKR View Post
    Why can't they mostly do it themselves?
    Usually things like disability, age and extreme and/or generational poverties are to blame on some of the topics, as is bad luck. Other topics are purely political like the failure of our public education system, colleges and health care.
    Quote Originally Posted by ghost55 View Post
    Violence is pretty uncommon in clubs in this area, and the dude didn't seem particularly hostile up until the moment he slapped me.
    I don't mean to sound bitter, cold, or cruel, but I am, so that's how it comes out.
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    Quote Originally Posted by WFMurphyPhD View Post
    Slamming the man in the bottom position from time to time keeps everybody on their toes and discourages butt scooting stupidity.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tramirezmma View Post
    I agree that's worse for the economy, but that's not really something we can stop in a capitalist society.
    I try not to do biz with companies that do that ****. I vote with my cash.

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