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20 Reasons America Is Becoming An Increasingly Nonfunctional Society

Beeblebrox Wrote: Feb 09, 2013 8:40 AM
Most universities are funded by the Federal government. Give us a conservative president who will veto budget bills that include any higher education funding and we'll reap great rewards. One of those rewards is that schools who don't currently rely of the Feds will do just fine.

1) Starting in the sixties there was an explosion of children born out-of-wedlock and kids who don't grow up in two parent families fare more poorly percentage wise on just about any and every scale imaginable including substance abuse, teenage pregnancies, suicide rates, criminality and homelessness.

2) Many people are becoming so childlike in their dependence on the government that they can't save for their own retirement, escape from an oncoming hurricane, or even purchase their own birth control without the government handling it for them.

3) Our legal system encourages frivolous lawsuits, is punitively expensive...