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Old 03-17-2011, 01:37 PM   #6
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Default Re: Mendenhall backs Peterson's 'slave' comment

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Originally Posted by kirklandrules View Post
Give me a break. The parallels are so weak and could be applied to every person who ever walked the face of the earth. This is why movie stars and athletes should just keep their thoughts to themselves. These players are treated far more special (starting at such and early age) than the general public. But the binds of entitlement obviously cut deep for them.
That's true, and I suspect that's part of his point. Some of us think that there's a fine line between slaves and wage-slaves. Having control over your work is arguably more important than making a lot of money.
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