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Future Generations

jvance Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 10:48 AM
We are Shafted and Future generations are Shafted, END OF STORY. All due to ignorance, disinterest, laziness to get out to vote and freebies, and a ton of lies . Mitt was not the best but was 1000% better than BOZO.
Corbett_ Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 10:51 AM
Not really. He promised to increase spending too. He promised an immediate increase in military spending and was only willing to consider cuts in future growth. In other words, he was for business as usual in DC.
Is there any reason for today's Americans to care about what happens to tomorrow's Americans? After all, what have tomorrow's Americans done for today's Americans? Moreover, since tomorrow's Americans don't vote, we can dump on them with impunity. That's a vision that describes the actual behavior of today's Americans. It would be seen as selfish, callous and ruthless only if it were actually articulated. Let's look at it.

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