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Killing The Goose

Chris from Kalifornia Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 3:47 PM
Don't forget the Washington DC case where three women were victims of a home invasion and one upstairs called the cops while the others downstairs were being raped and one was murdered. Cops drove by, didn't even get out of their car and drove away because "Everything looked ok". The victims sued the cops and lost because the court said that the cops are not obligated to protect individuals only society as a whole. What load of bull pucky. So keep your gun handy and loaded.

Killing the goose that lays the golden egg is one of those old fairy tales for children which has a heavy message that a lot of adults should listen to. The labor unions which have driven the makers of Twinkies into bankruptcy, potentially destroying 18,500 jobs, could have learned a lot from that old children's fairy tale.

Many people think of labor unions as organizations to benefit workers, and think of employers who are opposed to unions as just people who don't want to pay their employees more money. But some employers have made it a point to pay their...