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Liberal Nostalgiacs Don't Understand Jobs of the Future

Ed468 Wrote: Apr 23, 2012 10:53 AM
The answer lies within the individual - not with the government. The entire point of the article was that there is to be new ideas and inventions not yet thought of and that is where people will find their work. But instead we stiffle indidviduals and entrepreneurs with thoughts teaching out children to "go to college so you can get a good job". We shoudl be teaching our children to go out and start your own business.

I don't know how many times I've seen liberal commentators look back with nostalgia to the days when a young man fresh out of high school or military service could get a well-paying job on an assembly line at a unionized auto factory that could carry him through to a comfortable retirement.

As it happens, I grew up in Detroit and for a time lived next door to factory workers. And I know something that has eluded the liberal nostalgiacs. Which is that people hated those jobs.

The assembly-line work was boring and repetitive. That's because management imbibed...