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Where Will You Go if America Collapses?

SolofTexas Wrote: Feb 04, 2013 6:57 PM
pinenee - The flight you seem to hope will not occur is already underway. That is what happens when people are oppressed whether it is perceived or real. If I could afford it I'd order "a shrimp on the barbie"!
asformeandmyhouse Wrote: Feb 04, 2013 7:06 PM
Australia is being wracked with violent and unpredictable weather. Droughts and amazing storms. The barrier reef's health is declining. Obesity is exploding, high rate of diabetes also. Australia is not exactly a santuary from woe.

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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