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Where Will You Go if America Collapses?

M1946W Wrote: Feb 04, 2013 8:37 AM
Collapse or no I'm in favor of the part of the country that still wants the old, moldy Constitution with it's Bill of Rights and limited government to split off from the new, hip, living Constitution part that gives us our rights and then changes or takes them away at its whim. That's really what we have, a new civil war between two competing philosophies. Let the Progressives go their own way and check on them every 20 years or so to see if anyone is left alive.

A reader from New York has a follow-up question for me.

Referencing a “Question of the Week” from last month, in which I expressed guarded optimism that America could be saved, she wants to know what I would do if things go the wrong way.

In other words, what if things go really wrong and America suffers a Greek-style fiscal collapse? And imagine how bad that might be since there wouldn’t be an IMF or European Central Bank capable of providing bailouts to the United States.

Perhaps because of an irrational form of patriotism, I’m fairly certain that I...

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