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So here's how the argument goes, that is $1,262,171.59 and Wikipedia tells us "The population was 23,668 at the 2010 census."
That's only fifty-three bucks per capita. Sheep give up more each fleecing, and this is not like a slaughterhouse meal thing, hide tanning and all. It's a sandbur, not a scorpion sting.
Worded perhaps a bit differently by one who might reach for that sophistry in seriousness, to persuade, but stripped bare that's the argument.
A light fleecing, per capita, one that will not even cause a winter shiver.