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Trouble in the Nanny State

Moonbat Exterminator Wrote: Mar 14, 2013 11:00 AM
Unwed motherhood is the ultimate example of unintended consequences. The topic illustrates perfectly the progs' inability to think beyond the superficial. The whole thrust of their antipoverty programs rests in a fallacy, which is that poverty is caused by a lack of money and thus can be eliminated by giving money to the poor.This is disproved by behavioralist psychology which teaches us that behaviors which are rewarded occur more frequently. In this case, when the gubmint pays single women a lot of money to have children out of wedlock, then doing so becomes an occupation for more and more of them.

Like the proverbial monkey typing for infinity and getting Shakespeare, Mayor Bloomberg's obsession with reforming New Yorkers' health has finally produced a brilliant ad campaign.

Posters are popping up in subway stations and bus stops giving statistics about teen pregnancy that show cute little kids saying things like, "Honestly, Mom ... chances are he won't stay with you. What happens to me?" and "I'm twice as likely not to graduate high school because you had me as a teen."

(Based on a recent CBS report, the kid could add, "Then again, I'm in the New York City public...