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Where Will You Go if America Collapses?

S.17 Wrote: Feb 04, 2013 2:07 PM
You forgot that Australia confiscated everybody's guns. A ham-fisted government that does something like that doesn't augur well for the future...
rwright Wrote: Feb 04, 2013 3:49 PM
Check out the crime rate You don't need a gun, but you can get a rifle for hunting purposes.
Jay Wye Wrote: Feb 04, 2013 7:51 PM
a rifle controlled by the government,kept locked up in a sporting club's vaults,and sometimes the officials will let you use it. or maybe not.
and the gov't is just waiting for the chance to confiscate it.
jtyme Wrote: Feb 04, 2013 9:41 PM
Violent crime rate is higher in Australia than in the US.

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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