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geek_mars: Not sure how this ended up on the Geek tab.
SirVagTheTighty: holy balls. can we get a tl dr here?
Elegy: Pretty fascinating article, Subby. How the hell did such a well written and thoughtful paper get greenlit on Fark, of all places?
Sid_6.7: Apparently the submitter has never heard of the Earned Income Tax Credit.And why the hell was this greened?!
The My Little Pony Killer: It was tried once and didn't work, therefore it should never be attempted again under any circumstances and Sarah Palin is automatically president of the Moon.
apoptotic: Weird, you'd think that being Canadian I'd remember this, particularly since I was only making $5-8/hr through most of the 90s.After a quick search, it seems the headline is completely accurate...if by Canada subby means part of Manitoba, by 90s s/he means 70s, and by disaster s/he means the experiment was ended prematurely (when Conservatives stopped funding) and most of the data never examined.
Herr Docktor Heinrich Wisenheimer: *Clicks link*Wall-o-text.*^F disaster*Phrase not found
machoprogrammer: I still don't get how to pay for everyone getting an income from the government. Taxes for that must be insane...
New Farkin User Name: machoprogrammer: I still don't get how to pay for everyone getting an income from the government. Taxes for that must be insane...We are already paying taxes on foodstamps, unemployment, etc. This, while potentially more expensive than the combined weight of most our social programs, will save money by shrinking the bureaucracies that are needed to organize and execute those programs and is much simpler.
brantgoose: We can choose between being progressive, just, and liberal on the one hand, and being chemical fodder for the machines on the other. No good comes from the concentration of wealth once there is enough to build hospitals, libraries, schools, parks, etc., at the expense of the philanthropic and the public wealth.
Begoggle: Why is this in the Geek tab
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