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That is a good price on a home! That would be at least 4 to 500 grand where I live. What state did you find that in?
originally posted by: MystikMushroom
This isn't any kind of sustainable system. Eventually the top of the ladder is going to become to top heavy.
The wealthy have been stripping the bottom and middle classes. Eventually there won't be anyone to buy the products their companies make.
The whole thing is eventually going to tumble apart, as it can't continue to keep operating this way.
Something very, very bad will have to happen -- and things will have to get a whole lot worse before they ever get better. By then though the wealthy will live in their pleasure domes, with robot servants. The "little people" will fight over what remaining jobs exist to the death.
Last year the United States celebrated the 50th anniversary of the War on Poverty begun by LBJ in 1964. Over that time the country has spent approximately $40 trillion on welfare and redistribution programs of one sort or another – and that number doesn’t include expenditures for Social Security or Medicare. The program started out slow, but has steadily picked up steam so that today the United States spends over a trillion dollars on welfare programs every year. To put that $1 trillion in perspective, that is more than the GDP of every country on the planet except for the 15 largest. It’s bigger than the GDP of Sweden, Saudi Arabia, Indonesia, Turkey, the Netherlands and around 175 others.