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20 Reasons America Is Becoming An Increasingly Nonfunctional Society

j349 Wrote: Feb 09, 2013 10:19 AM
...you left out regulatory insanity. The Feds are currently writing 63 new regulations PER DAY. It is not possible to have a business under these conditions, unless you are a gov't contractor, and complying with regulations IS your business.

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...