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Message 47 of 50 (848701)
02-14-2019 3:28 AM
Reply to: Message 46 by Minnemooseus
02-13-2019 8:31 PM

Re: A Universal Basic Income.
In short it didn't work so they stopped doing it.

What made me laugh a bit was although it didn't work - in that the group that recieved the payments were no more likely to find paid work than those that didn't - the group that got the money felt happier.

File under 'no shit Sherlock'.

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