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  •  don't be so glib, sparrowhawk (1+ / 0-)
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    your job might be next.

    "As soon as the land of any country has all become private property, the landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed, and demand a rent even for its natural produce." - Adam Smith: The Wealth of Nations

    by ozsea1 on Mon Jul 14, 2014 at 12:13:38 PM PDT

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    •  It indeed might (1+ / 0-)
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      I constantly automate parts of my own job away, anyway.

      (-5.50,-6.67): Left Libertarian
      Leadership doesn't mean taking a straw poll and then just throwing up your hands. -Jyrinx

      by Sparhawk on Mon Jul 14, 2014 at 12:37:25 PM PDT

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      •  Yeah, that's exactly the same thing (2+ / 0-)
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        ozsea1, carrps

        as laying off 2000 US workers and replacing them with an overseas call center.

        "Reagan's dead, and he was a lousy president" -- Keith Olbermann 4/22/09

        by kovie on Mon Jul 14, 2014 at 04:36:13 PM PDT

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