Nickel and Dimed
On (not) Getting by in America
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"Nickel and Dimed" reveals low-wage America in all its tenacity, anxiety, and surprising generosity. Instantly acclaimed for its insight, humor, and passion, this book is changing the way the nation perceives its working poor. 240p.
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Other: Barely mentions drug use. Refers to it as a "chemical indiscretion" Seeks out a detox system prior to taking a drug screening for a job.
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I suggest that what we need is a union, but from the look on his face I might as well have said gumballs or Prozac.