Ryan doesn't have a job. He would accept a job as a waiter if he could be guaranteed at least $15 an hour, but no restaurant is willing to accept his conditions.
50 acres of Trumbull woods were recently purchased by Magee's family. The land was unprotected, and for generations, children used to frolic and play in the woods. Her family plans to open up a series of liquor stores, bars, pool halls and gambling establishments. No one else was willing to pay more for the land than her family was.
Mr. Hoefle has to mow his own lawn. He offered to pay $5 to neighborhood kids, but no one took him up on it.