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America Nears El Tipping Pointo

ksatifka Wrote: Dec 06, 2012 2:08 PM
Recently on Townhall Linda Chavez wrote a column encouraging even MORE third world immigration because Americans are not having enough babies to fund our entitlement state. Very unfortunately, her PC argument is more likely to win than is Coulter's. Ann thinks that we are reaching the tipping point . I think we are well past it. For those of us 30+, the America of our youth is over - never to return.
wtmoore1 Wrote: Dec 06, 2012 3:40 PM
Outsider,

For some, that "America of their youth" was a time with blatant discrimination. That sentence reminds me of Romney talking about an America in the 60's where the divisions we have now didn't yet exist, and it "didn't matter what church you went to," Unless you went to the Second Baptist Church in Birmingham, AL. In that case, it mattered tremendously to the families of four little black girls attending Sunday school.
wiseone Wrote: Dec 06, 2012 2:38 PM
Also, corruption, absence of morality, cronyism, and a ruling class that rose to power by entitlement instead of demonstrating an understanding that to lead means to SERVE, not to rule.
AKFred1 Wrote: Dec 06, 2012 2:17 PM
I fear you are correct there. Rome lasted longer than the US. It will continue for sometime but I am afraid it will decline from now on. More takers than givers. Eventually the loans will come due and there will be nothing to pay them off. No country will loan anymore money and the US will be gone.

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...