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America Nears El Tipping Pointo

CVN65 Wrote: Dec 06, 2012 10:14 AM
That's great. I have 4 kids. Two couples with which we associate have 4 kids. How many do you have? People aren't having as many kids because moms have to work to keep up a middle class lifestyle plus raising a child is so expensive. When one doesn't have to worry about getting off to work or paying for before and after-school care or about how to pay for college, it is far easier to have more kids. We did not intend to have four but, thankfully, I have an excellent income and we can afford to raise them. I don't know how others do it on far less. I don't know the answer but closing the dam border seems to be a good idea. Severely cutting social spending seems to be another.

I apologize to America's young people, whose dashed dreams and dim employment prospects I had laughed at, believing these to be a direct result of their voting for Obama.

On closer examination, it turns out that young voters, aged 18-29, overwhelmingly supported Romney. But only the white ones.

According to Pew Research, 54 percent of white voters under 30 voted for Romney and only 41 percent for Obama. That's the same percentage Reagan got from the entire white population in 1980. Even the Lena Dunham demographic -- white women under 30 -- slightly favored Romney.

Reagan got...