Actually, We're Doing Quite Well
Read this quick update on the pay scale of your masters in the Federal government.
Dont't forget -- you and your children (as well as successive generations) are paying for those "public service" jobs.
Do you understand yet?
UPDATE 1045 EST 12 DEC 2009: Remember also this key point made by Mish in his coverage:
The fiscal insanity does not stop with numbers of employees and their salaries. One also needs to factor in pension benefits that private sector employees do not receive.
Do you get it now?