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Do you think there is a correlation between wealth and meanness?

Poll Results: 2,638 votes    vote on this poll
49%
Sometimes
 
25%
Yes
 
24%
No
 
3%
Other
 



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Natasha Salgado
Saturday August 30, 2014, 6:36 PM


Yes more often than not unfortunately. They take take take+give back lil to nothing.

Denise D.
Saturday August 23, 2014, 4:03 PM


I actually had this exact question come up in a class I took last month. I wonder if the person who started this particular poll was in that class, too?

Darren Woolsey
Thursday August 21, 2014, 6:42 AM


In general, the wealthy seem less inclined to be more compassionate about the world, the people in it, and animals, and more inclined about how to increase their own personal estates. Having compassion and/or a conscience, and having wealth as well seem like very rare combinations.

Hent Catalina-Maria
Tuesday August 19, 2014, 1:02 AM


voted

Elizabeth Strauss
Monday August 18, 2014, 11:15 AM


Stingy!

Sarah Ellissa Markey
Saturday August 16, 2014, 1:40 PM


Apparently there is a psychological correlation between wealth and feelings of entitlement.

Darren Woolsey
Thursday August 14, 2014, 2:03 AM


There doesn't seem to be much connection between having wealth and having any conscience in how one should live with one's wealth.

Sean Charris
Thursday August 14, 2014, 2:01 AM


Money gives you the power to act, so if you have a "good heart" you act for the good of people. I met people whom had been poor when they were young and then made quiet good money and being without compassion for poor people. People are selfish or not,compassionate or not!

Magdalena J.
Wednesday August 13, 2014, 8:07 AM


Sometimes.

Paola Ballanti
Tuesday August 12, 2014, 9:44 AM


sometimes



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