Is He Kidding?

White House Press Secretary Tony Snow resigned, saying he couldn’t live on his current salary of $169,000 per year. (and he completely denied it had anything to do with his cancer)

Snow was making approximately $2 million on his prior gig at Fox.

But get this:

According to the US Census Bureau, the median HOUSEHOLD income in 2006 was $48,201.

The median income per household member was $26.036.

Yes, that’s right, the average HOUSEHOLD in America is skipping along just fine on 1/3 of what Mr. Snow considers poverty wages.

Interesting, huh?

Read this article from Forbes for more on “median” familes, and the rise of the super-successful.

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