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  •  I had a friend who said her son could not get a (2+ / 0-)
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    job at the meat packing plant in Kansas because they only hired 'illegals'. It took me a few years to figure out why.

    Yes OF COURSE. They can't steal from American born workers. So why wouldn't they prefer undocumented.

    Only gun owners can control their guns and they say oopsie way too much. I lost it, I forgot it, it just went off. Support Gun Kill Speed Limits and Gun Ownership Speed Limits.

    by 88kathy on Sun Oct 13, 2013 at 12:32:18 PM PDT

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    •  I have been on a roof in August. In fact, (1+ / 0-)
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      just this August. It was my father's. In Massachusetts. I did it for love, not pay.

      I would have never done it for pay. I would rather have starved.

      No one is stealing jobs from anyone. Sadly, there is no longer any dignity (overtime, a full 40 hours, health benefits, pension) in work. What American would do that job? Sadly, many, and my own grandfather and many of his generation fought for that. In his case, in the Unions, because he didn't go to The War.

      The "Shot heard 'round the world" is now known as the "Pinochet Ricochet". --commonmass

      by commonmass on Sun Oct 13, 2013 at 12:48:57 PM PDT

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