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5 Signs Of Societal Degeneration In America

sdeal Wrote: Nov 18, 2012 8:58 AM
I agree....I met a gal from Plymouth, Massachusetts...I asked her about the 180 Ton Granite Statue on the bluff above Plymouth. You know, the Home to the Pilgrims? It is called the "Pathway to Liberty", and was showcased in the documentary "Monumental". It tells how to preserve Liberty, right there in stone, for all the world to see. And this gal had never heard of it. She grew up there. To show how far we have slipped, this gal had never heard of it...and she lived in the city!! This is a statue that is HUGE! And the significance of it - Liberty- right in the back yard (literally) of the Birthplace of America...you know- Battle of Lexington Green? The State where the Tea Party Rebellion took place?.......We deserve Obama.....

It's true that the "good old days" weren't always good, but we should also remember that our belief that we're completely superior to previous generations of Americans doesn't even remotely square with reality. It's fine to pat ourselves on the back for being wealthier, more educated and considerably less racist than we used to be, but we shouldn't lose sight of the fact that those less educated, backward people in their antiquated clothes were head and shoulders better than we are in a myriad of other ways. We should remember that the real problem isn't having a problem; it's having a...