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    15 Of The Absolute Dumbest Reasons People Don't Want The Minimum Wage Increased

    Yes, actually. Yes.

    Here's the deal: the federal minimum wage has been $7.25 an hour for the last 12 years and now that Democrats control both houses of congress and the presidency many are calling on them to raise it to $15 an hour.


    Of course, like always in America, there are some people who don't want this to happen. Here are some of the dumbest reasons they've given:

    1. Taco Bell prices will go up:

    2. The minimum wage should actually be zero dollars:

    3. People don't deserve it:


    4. There actually SHOULD be jobs people can't live off of:


    5. People will buy luxury cars on $15 an hour:

    6. People aren't meant to be able to live off of minimum wage:


    7. Just find a better job:

    8. I got by on six dollars an hour in 1902:

    9. People will make six figures on $15 an hour:

    10. They already make too much:

    11. You just need to work harder:

    12. Kids these days have no work ethic:


    13. My job is harder:

    The first comments reads: "Very disrespectful, especially when you couldn't keep a job at McDonald's" and the second comment reads "Ok Mom you didn't have to go that far with it, just a post."

    14. What about Australia:

    15. Just look in the "Sunday paper":


    The first tweet reads "People today are just spoiled to shit. Believe you deserve 15 an hour and life handed to you. Why not 25 or 35 or 45 an hour? Instead of whining, how about you work hard, better yourself and get a better job? Lots of jobs pay more than minimum wage, just look at the Sunday paper."

    In conclusion: