bill the bigot

From a “share if you agree” Facebook rant:

“Joe legal works in construction, has a Social Security number and makes $25.00 per hour with taxes deducted.

“Jose illegal also works in construction has no Social Security number and makes $15.00 per hour cash, under the table.”

I wonder if I could suggest a slight revision:

“Bill the Boss hired Jose for $15.00 an hour rather than pay $25.00 an hour to Joe. Bill pays Jose cash under the table because Jose doesn’t have a Social Security account. By hiring Jose instead of Joe, Bill pockets $400 a week ($10.00 an hour x 40 hours) plus the matching funds he would have to pay to Social Security if the worker had an account.”

Or is that too snarky?

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