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Response to Arthur_Frain (Reply #17)

Mon Feb 22, 2021, 02:00 PM

41. Yep. And when they say, "kills jobs" what they mean is, "I don't get as much money".

Regulations do not "kill jobs". Yes, they make operating more expensive because instead of allowing your employees to fall in to the vats and become "Durham's Leaf Lard" (as in The Jungle), you have to put guard rails and safety equipment in the vats to make sure people don't fall in. It costs money to make it safer for people to work and Capitalists do not like that.

No one likes spending more money, Hell, I just got a crack in my windshield and I don't want to spend the money to fix it. I do know however, that the crack will get bigger and the integrity of my windshield is compromised, so I have to, plus, it is a violation to drive around with a cracked windshield so I can get a ticket. It is a safety issue.

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