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Woodward: White House Telling Reporters "You Will Regret Doing This" Makes Me "Very Uncomfortable"

Pookiedr Wrote: Feb 28, 2013 9:46 AM
So you are saying that socialism needs to be voluntary, not compulsory. This goes against humans natural tendencies toward self interest, or as Gordon Gecko stated “Greed, for the lack of a better term, is good”. I also believe that humans, like all animals are essentially lazy, only doing the minimum necessary to survive.

Here's WaPo's Bob Woodward discussing the threat he received from the White House after calling out Obama on his "nasty" sequester "strategy".