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Hollywood Won 2012?

Richard1805 Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 11:44 AM
I am 62. Because of the catastrophic political/financial decisions made by our "elites" my home and retirement savings from a lifetime of self employment is now worth half. The government will be taking even more money from me to fund their pet experiments and money+ vote favors. I will have to work until I die, unlike the UAW types saved by Obama, handing them my tax money and a bankrupt auto company to run with no risk. Think the owners of Solyndra will need to work into their 70s? I'm glad I'm old and will die before America becomes what some of the political elites dream about.
Carl265 Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 9:44 PM
I am 74 and have shut my business down after 25 years.
i was not smart enough to draw more assets out of the business earlier so I take very little to
"Retirement".
My advice is take what you can and wait for this obanimation to end and then if you still have
the fire in your belly to work-Go for it.
Earl29 Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 3:42 PM
You have my sympathy, Richard, but I am a conservative. Unfortunately, you worked all your life so Liberals don't care.
The television industry loves to claim that all of the sex, violence and foul-mouthed language it displays has zero harmful effects on children. On the other hand, they would never dream of telling their advertisers that their paid messages on TV have no effect. So does the entertainment industry have an impact or doesn't it?

The answer is that Tinseltown certainly has an effect, and when that effect is felt in the political arena, the hell with pretending they don't. They openly celebrate.

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