Recession rates

David Cantrell david at
Tue Mar 10 17:49:33 GMT 2009

On Tue, Mar 10, 2009 at 06:39:21PM +0100, Merijn Broeren wrote:
> Quoting Philip Newton (philip.newton at
> > Now down to ?150/day.
> Working 200 days a day, multiplies out to a naive Bulgarian worker who
> hasn't eyed up the cost of London living yet? 

There are *plenty* of people in London on 30,000 a year.  And plenty
more on a lot less than that, who live OK.  Oh boo hoo they can't buy a
shiny new laptop at the drop of a hat, or buy foie gras at Fortnums.

David Cantrell | Nth greatest programmer in the world

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