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We aren’t really poor, but we act like we are

Mr. Big Food & I are not really poor– that is, as a datum, we do not reside at the most left <- -part on curve that plots # of household (y-axis) by household income (x-axis from $0 to –> $$$$$$). The reason that we don’t is because we behave as if we do, because

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Ha ha. Yes!

As a recent editorial in Der Spiegel put it, Brits “have an inner independence that we Germans lack, in addition to myriad anti-authoritarian, defiant tendencies.” Ha ha. Der Spiegel. Ha ha. (And I mock this as someone of very recent German decent.) I was at an informal meeting of the intelligentsia of Starkvegas this evening.

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