posted on Feb, 17 2007 @ 08:29 AM
A north american union will be extremely destructive. For the most part, none of the citizens want it. THe canadiens dont want to be americans, and
the americans don't want to be mexicans, or canadians for that matter.
Pushing people together that don't want to be together is disastrous...look at south africa in the last decade.
Instead of blazing forward, and attempting to shed americas image through a merger(think AT&T wireless, and many other examples), we need to really
step back and reevaluate what we are doing.
The U.S. is like the FORMER all-pro athelete that is washed up, but doesn't know when to hang up the cleats. We could have gracefully stepped out of
the world police arena many years ago, but due to stupid political/economic decisions (read greed) we didn't, and now we are basically at the point
of no return.
And if you think the dems are gonna solve things in 2008, think again. Doing things like heavily taxing domestic oil is the exact opposite of what we