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... by repeating and supporting the frame of the fictitious entitlement crisis?

The argument was, again:

Proves the superiority of privatising social security.

If it doesn't work, the gov't will pay anyway, and those that are in the public system will get cuts, just if they were the people taking more risk for more profit.

... is just a cheap rationalization for theft along the lines of "everyone steals".

On being called on spreading the BS about the Social Security crisis, you seem to play generic D00m P0rn as a "get out of bind free" card ... but if generic D00m P0rn applies, there are so many opportunities for the US government to completely destroy the US economy long before Social Security entitlements become an issue that, once again, the only clear reason for raising Social Security is to support the framing of those who wish to renege on the 1980's deal.

I've been accused of being a Marxist, yet while Harpo's my favourite, it's Groucho I'm always quoting. Odd, that.

by BruceMcF (agila61 at netscape dot net) on Mon Feb 9th, 2009 at 11:37:07 PM EST
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