4 Dec 2011
AMERICA THE LAND OF THE FREE..They abolished Slavery..DID THEY?
The working conditions and employment practices of restaurants in the USA.
Wages for tipped workers, and wages for non-tipped workers.
Minimum wage for tipped employees has been frozen at $2.13 per hour since 1996.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that waitstaff have a median income of $8.03 per hour, including tips.
Their non-tipped counterparts don't do much better, with hosts and hostesses averaging around $8.42 per hour.
If those workers are trying to support a family of three, they'd need to earn at least $8.80 to get above the federal poverty line.
AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL ANTHEM: my attempt with minor changes. Adding 'dream time' might it may help us recognise the original peoples of our land.
My version:- AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL ANTHEM Australians all let us rejoice, this ancient land that sets us free The dream time i...
As you can see I still smile a lot. Why because its free,no tax on it yet?
Canberra:- A war zone in Woden, buildings boarded up, windows smashed, a bloody mess for seven years.SEVEN YEARS OF NEGLECT. GUESS WHO'S FAULT? NOBODY? ITS ALWAYS SOMEONE ELSE'S FAULT. BUCK PASSING IS THE NAME OF THE GAME ...
Extract from an article by Tim Minchin To Politicians. Learn how to talk to the people, he says: “ You don’t have to talk dumb – you have ...