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America Nears El Tipping Pointo

Jimsd55 Wrote: Dec 06, 2012 6:22 PM
LOL ... really, you wonder why their people would leave such a rich nation to come north, check their tax rate, it is only 12%! This is how trickle down economics really works, 10 of the 26 billionaires in Latin America are from Mexico. They didn't become that way by giving away their money in taxes to help their unwashed multitudes nor has their low tax rate meant more investment in jobs for Mexicans ... in Mexico! This is what Romney and the republicons have in mind here, cut taxes down to 13%, get rid of all of the safety nets and you won't have to worry about illegal immigration anymore. It will instead be your chidren looking to emigrate as they seek for a better life ... perhaps sneaking into Canada, Australia?
jimmylynn Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 7:59 AM
Jimsd,
I'm sure you've heard that too much of something is just as bad as too little. Excess can be as bad as not having enough of something. That where we are with our labor unions today. Too much of a bad thing.

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...