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Subject: With Libertarian Friends Date: 2/13/2007 11:30 PM
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Who needs enemies? Why are people saving less than nothing for the first time since the Great Depression?

Reason: Free Markets, Free Minds
...The rich are indeed getting richer (the bastards).....
...But everyone is getting richer. In real dollars, every quintile has posted significant annual increases over the past 35 years....


He's using this chart

Bottom Folks
2005....$19,178 (Losers)

2nd quintile
2005....$36,000 (Losers)

3rd quintile
2005....$57,660 (Losers)

4th quintile
2005....$91,705 (Losers)

Top 5 Percent
2005....$166,000 (Winners)

Bush-a-lose-lose-lose-lose-win proposition.

Bottom Folks
2005....$19,178, +19%, 35 years.

Third quintile
2005....$57,660, +28%, 35 years.

Top 5 Percent
2005....$166,000 +64%, 35 years.

"Libertarian" losers.
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