The Widening Income Gap

American Voicespatriotismpoorrich ISSUE 40•34 Aug 25, 2004

According to a recent report based on census data, the gap between the rich and poor widened in 2003. What do you think?

  • “Good. I was having a hard time telling the rich and poor apart.”

    Rick Lembecker –
    Developer

  • “What does 'rich' or 'poor' even mean? And before you start, I don't want to hear any of that 'annual household income' nonsense.”

    Andrew Meijor –
    Social Worker

  • “Sure, the rich are getting richer and the poor are getting poorer. But the great untold story is that the people in the exact middle are becoming a whole lot middler, too.”

    Sheila Reed –
    Nurse

  • “If this keeps up, I might finally be able to hire myself a white maid.”

    Gary Wundrow –
    Systems Analyst

  • “I realize that, historically, phrases like 'massive redistribution of wealth' are usually accompanied by rivers of blood. That said, it's about time for a massive redistribution of wealth.”

    Kimberly Szaflarski –
    Bill Collector

  • “Bottom line is, you're not buying this lawn mower.”

    David Martinovich –
    Salesman

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