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Optimism: 50 Percent of Americans Say Best Years Are Behind Us

bigdrov1x Wrote: Jan 04, 2013 12:32 AM
we have long passed the tipping point when conservative is considered slowing the rate of spending. People have no idea just how massive 16 trillion is. I got my gun and am buying ammo, and would sleep like a baby if I had to use it if the time came.

Once again, Gallup has asked voters perhaps every pollster’s favorite question: Do you think America’s best years are behind us, or yet to come? As it happens, the results are rather predictable:

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If anything, Gallup’s findings underscore one self-evident truth -- that is, the American public is deeply divided on this question along partisan and ideological lines. And it’s no mystery why. For their part, conservatives are still grappling with the fact that President Obama won re-election, Obamacare will soon be the law of the land, and the latest so-called “fiscal cliff” compromise...