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What's your socioeconomic background?

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What's your socioeconomic background?
« on: March 30, 2006, 02:37:05 AM »
Affluent? Upper Class? Upper Middle Class? Middle Class? Lower Middle Class? Working Class? Poverty-stricken?

What did your parents do for a living?




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Re: What's your socioeconomic background?
« Reply #1 on: March 30, 2006, 08:13:59 AM »
Steel Making- Blue collar and Homemaker. You probably have one of my father's parts in your car engine.

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Re: What's your socioeconomic background?
« Reply #2 on: March 30, 2006, 08:14:47 AM »
Poverty-sricken
Dad was a night watchman which in America = Night shift security guard
Mom is a stay at home

My background today is upper middle class

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Re: What's your socioeconomic background?
« Reply #3 on: March 30, 2006, 09:06:56 AM »
Probably upper middle
Mom is an investment banker turned regulator (currently chairman of bda's central bank)
Dad is an accountant turned politician (currently bda's minister of education)

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Re: What's your socioeconomic background?
« Reply #4 on: March 30, 2006, 09:20:09 AM »
Poverty-sricken
Dad was a night watchman which in America = Night shift security guard
Mom is a stay at home

My background today is upper middle class

Are you Nigerian?

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Re: What's your socioeconomic background?
« Reply #5 on: March 30, 2006, 09:31:36 AM »
Affluent? Upper Class? Upper Middle Class? Middle Class? Lower Middle Class? Working Class? Poverty-stricken?

What did your parents do for a living?





You should have also done the Polls, makes it a lil easy to follow the makeup of the responders

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Re: What's your socioeconomic background?
« Reply #6 on: March 30, 2006, 09:55:14 AM »
Poverty-sricken
Dad was a night watchman which in America = Night shift security guard
Mom is a stay at home

My background today is upper middle class

Are you Nigerian?

Yes, born and bred

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Re: What's your socioeconomic background?
« Reply #7 on: March 30, 2006, 09:59:35 AM »
Affluent? Upper Class? Upper Middle Class? Middle Class? Lower Middle Class? Working Class? Poverty-stricken?

What did your parents do for a living?

What is the income bracket each category falls into?

Upper Mid
Mom - Worked the corporate scene all of her life.  Now works at Harvard Business School
Dad - Psychologist, Prof. @ top Private school in MA

Both doctors.

I work in media, fresh out of college.  Poor, :(

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Re: What's your socioeconomic background?
« Reply #8 on: March 30, 2006, 10:28:45 AM »
Lower middle class

Mom is a public school teacher in NYC
Father is retired.  When he was working, he did odd jobs, like fixing people's houses and doing plumbing and stuff.  He mostly considered himself "self-employed" during that time period and my mother pretty much brought in all the money. 

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Re: What's your socioeconomic background?
« Reply #9 on: March 30, 2006, 10:44:48 AM »
You just gonna sneak Harvard into the "Accepted" group on your signature like that?