I swear to god the ways in which money corrupts everything within our society angers me to no end. For those who don't know what a "Pay to Stay" jail
cell is, they are "upgraded" cells for those who need to serve jail time but are willing to pay for their dignity.
For roughly $75 to $127 a day, these convicts — who are known in the self-pay parlance as “clients” — get a small cell behind a regular door,
distance of some amplitude from violent offenders and, in some cases, the right to bring an iPod or computer on which to compose a novel, or perhaps a
song. Many of the overnighters are granted work furlough, enabling them to do most of their time on the...