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December 16, 2014 10:47 AM

MotoGP » Emotional Marquez responds to Andorra critics


geoffrey.spears.52 ....Geoff, I didn't say that I begrudged anything. My point is that the football kicker is being paid far too much if he can pay so much for a watch that is probably worth no more than £300. The rest was made up for it's exclusivity. A bit like paying more than £50 for a Francis Bacon painting when the guy can't even paint feet. My spending has nothing to do with it. Mind you, I wish I had had the foresight to visit the pawn shop though.

Codger

December 16, 2014 8:59 AM

MotoGP » Emotional Marquez responds to Andorra critics


Somebody questioned my use of the word 'obscene' in connection to high earings. An example of why I use that word. Some bloke who is good at kicking a ball has bought all his team mates a wrist watch each. The watches are so called 'designer' hence the price, something like £6,000 each. Why would anyone pay that much for a watch anyway ? AND then give them to fellow high earners who can afford to buy their own timepieces ? As I said....it's a strange world.

Codger

December 15, 2014 9:19 PM

MotoGP » Emotional Marquez responds to Andorra critics


Government wasting money has no bearing on it. It wastes low wage earners' money as well. A thought.....Refuse collectors are relatively low earners but when they go on strike they suddenly become a very valuable commodity, nobody likes streets piled up with uncollected rubbish. Far more valuable than a pop star for example. Those who can well afford to pay their dues are the ones who choose not to. Besides, most people are wage earners and tax is collected at source, so no choice but to pay your due.


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