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Future Generations

ConservaDave Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 3:01 PM
Obama Talks of how we cannot go back to the "failed policies of the past that got us into this mess in the first place." Well who exactly got us into "this mess in the first place?" I think we should hold these individuals that got us into this mess in the first place responsible and confiscate all of their property and wealth to pay off this mess that they got us into. Obama, Pelosi, Durbin, G.W. Bush, Reid, Schumer, Feinstein, Boxer, Dodd, and Barney Frank would be a good start.
Is there any reason for today's Americans to care about what happens to tomorrow's Americans? After all, what have tomorrow's Americans done for today's Americans? Moreover, since tomorrow's Americans don't vote, we can dump on them with impunity. That's a vision that describes the actual behavior of today's Americans. It would be seen as selfish, callous and ruthless only if it were actually articulated. Let's look at it.

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