Well, we could bring the whole necessity of a lotto ticket into this then. What some people deem as a basic isn't so for others.
As for AlyssaEimers, I respect your consistency in telling everyone that their family can live on one income. Unfortunately, it isn't true. Maybe for your family, but not everyone. You really don't have any room to tell someone what they can and cannot survive on.
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