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A Hundred Percent of Nothing

JeffDeWitt Wrote: Dec 21, 2012 2:58 PM
That and a bunch of people stupid enough to think that was a good idea. Which is the overall goal of government schools, produce a populace smart enough to know how to do what it's told but ignorant enough to keep voting for more and more government.

JoAnn Watson, Detroit city council member, said, "Our people in an overwhelming way supported the re-election of this president, and there ought to be a quid pro quo." In other words, President Obama should send the nearly bankrupted city of Detroit millions in taxpayer bailout money. But there's a painful lesson to be learned from decades of political hustling and counsel by intellectuals and urban experts.

In 1960, Detroit's population was 1.6 million. Blacks were 29 percent, and whites were 70 percent. Today, Detroit's population has fallen precipitously to 707,000, of which blacks are 84 percent and whites 8 percent....