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America Nears El Tipping Pointo

Justin265 Wrote: Dec 06, 2012 2:34 PM
One may question the wisdom of what we did in Afghanistan. However, your post implies that it's the top 2% that should "start" paying for it. What we did in Afghanistan was done by the US government that represents the entire country. Why do you feel that the burden for starting to pay for it should fall on the top 2%?

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...