14 Feb '11, 6am

Income up 0.3%: Everyone got govt benefits? | The Online Citizen: by Leong Sze Hian I refer to the Key Househo...

Isn’t this the classic con job? You give something to someone, and he then turns around to say that it was because of him that you were able to have something. Then he gives the same thing back to you and now he says that it is a gift from him to you and therefore you should be very grateful. We have read about similar con jobs before, I’m sure. Another con job is to restate and adjust numbers to take this and that into account, and then the number appears to look better after adjustments. Of course we are not so naive as to be taken in by such creative number-crunching and such attempts to bamboozle people into thinking that things are not as bad. All these smack of ’spin’ and story weaving done out of desperation. I would urge all of us to look at what is really happening behind these reports (Gini index, wage surveys, etc) and judge for ourselves what the real state of ...

Full article: http://theonlinecitizen.com/2011/02/income-up-0-3-everyon...

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