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On the Road to Greece?

dconnelly Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 12:12 PM
I remember a time when there were companies that wouldn't cash a government check for you. They were afraid it wouldn't be honored. Only the banks took them because of FDIC laws.

One thing this election has made crystal clear is that we are becoming a society of dependence, rejecting the traditional American dream and drive for success in favor of collecting disability, welfare, and other government provided benefits. Democrats have been capitalizing on this shift while Republicans take on the impossible task of attempting to explain to the dependents that all of the hand outs are unsustainable and harmful. Unfortunately, like trying to take away candy from a spoiled child through reason, our efforts have been unsuccessful.

To see where the dependence culture leads, Republicans only have to point to...