When we’re young and in college, or maybe starting out at your very first job and learning along the way, we start to realize that the dream isn’t just finding a job we love – it’s finding someone to work for that we can really respect.

These days, people are getting pretty frustrated with the huge gulf that exists between CEOs and the rest of us, and when economics journalist Patrick W. Watson called out the hypocrisy on Twitter, it started a thread that’s pretty eye-opening.

We’ve picked out a few of our favorite replies below!

I mean wow.

I bet they expected them to be grateful, too.

To be fair, I don’t think they need any ideas.

I’m just saying.

A very specific example.

But also one that’s pretty telling.

There has to be a happy medium.

At least some people are trying to find it.

It doesn’t seem like a very fun game.

Maybe I just think that because I don’t have money.

When you put it that way…

It could make you even more angry, tbh.

You can shout it from the rooftops.

No one is going to listen.

I think they’re in denial to be honest.

Like they think we’re going to come around.

Things are a little too spot on sometimes, don’t you think?

What would your reply have been? Share with us in the comments!