Increasing the cost of labor in a time when people are already having trouble finding a job is catastrophic to those with the least amount of skills and experience (the poor). Big businesses can comply with the costs, but smaller companies in their early stages of production can not afford to do so, which creates oligopolies. Abolishing the minimum wage would give those without the ability to find work, gain experience and get their foot in the door
October 3, 2014
So we buried mom yesterday in her home town . . . in a beautiful little cemetery called Memorial Gardens along with her mom, dad, two brothers, a brother-in-law and a sister . . . and where my ashes will be scattered when I join her.
Last Friday, we called a funeral home the family's used there for years. They arranged for her body to be picked up here at my home and took it to their facility -- where it had to be embalmed before it could cross state lines.
Getting sick of this sh!t. What is "Um," supposed to convey? Sick of it. "Um, No." Shut up.
The difference between liberals and conservatives is that conservatives understand that there is a difference between a person and a person's opinion, whereas liberals see the two as one and the same, that is conservatives see reality as existing independent of what anyone thinks, whereas liberals think that thoughts are reality. This is why liberals can't understand the difference between disagreeing with someone about something, versus hating that person*.
*To be fair, most (but