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20 Reasons America Is Becoming An Increasingly Nonfunctional Society

DurangoKid Wrote: Feb 10, 2013 12:49 AM
tsegall --- you said "He takes responsibility far better than many other Presidents have done. I believe you shoud have said "He takes CREDIT far better than many other Presidents have done." He's great at that!

1) Starting in the sixties there was an explosion of children born out-of-wedlock and kids who don't grow up in two parent families fare more poorly percentage wise on just about any and every scale imaginable including substance abuse, teenage pregnancies, suicide rates, criminality and homelessness.

2) Many people are becoming so childlike in their dependence on the government that they can't save for their own retirement, escape from an oncoming hurricane, or even purchase their own birth control without the government handling it for them.

3) Our legal system encourages frivolous lawsuits, is punitively expensive...