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20 Reasons America Is Becoming An Increasingly Nonfunctional Society

NewJAl Wrote: Feb 09, 2013 10:39 AM
How obtrusive is a government that takes my salary, in part, and gives it to another, so they can behave in their bedroom in a way that might result in a baby, and expect me to pay to prevent that or kill the baby? Does no one see the intrusion into my intimate daily life, to make me pay for the consequences of some other persons' pursuit of pleasure? Slavery. And the politician will, like a devil, explain the behavior as being humane, when it is really just to gain the vote and keep them in office.

1) Starting in the sixties there was an explosion of children born out-of-wedlock and kids who don't grow up in two parent families fare more poorly percentage wise on just about any and every scale imaginable including substance abuse, teenage pregnancies, suicide rates, criminality and homelessness.

2) Many people are becoming so childlike in their dependence on the government that they can't save for their own retirement, escape from an oncoming hurricane, or even purchase their own birth control without the government handling it for them.

3) Our legal system encourages frivolous lawsuits, is punitively expensive...