Being POOR in American means... having cell phones, TV's and computers.
A new report from the Census Bureau found that 81% of households considered poverty stricken have cell phones along with their landline phones, 58% have computers, 96% have televisions and 83% have some sort of DVR.
The percentage owning refrigerators: 98%
Gas or electric stoves: 97%.
Air conditioning: Over 83%.
Po' people still don’t mind washing dishes: only 45% had a dishwasher.