posted on Feb, 17 2011 @ 12:33 AM
Originally posted by boondock-saint
am I the only one who sees the tracking device given to a segment of the population? Yes, come take our free phone,
now we can see exactly where you are any time we want. Who needs RFID Chips when they carry their free phones everywhere?
Exactly! Not only that, but they throw in a free warrant-less wiretap.
reply to post by Libertygal
You got me thinking. You know, the suicide bombers have it all wrong. They should just come to the US and become voting taxpayers. That way they can
contribute to the destruction of the US without all the mess.
Originally posted by InfaRedMan
I guess that's why some parts of the USA resemble the third world! It's simply not possible for some people (for whatever reason) to pursue the
things they desire. Perhaps one day if you find yourself in a gutter, your position may change. Until then, consider yourself lucky!
I didn't realize you knew my living, working or fiscal situation. Oh yeah, that's because you don't. If you or anyone else wants to contribute
time, money or other resources to the needs or wants of those less fortunate, go right ahead, that is your right and I am glad you have the freedom to
do it. Unfortunately, people like you (see how I can be presumptive like you) often don't want to do it by personal will alone, especially if others
aren't doing it too. Then you cry it must be mandatory for all to contribute, otherwise I don't want to be the only one.
I have seen many places where people are poor or in need and the community steps up via private charities or organizations. I have seen first hand the
people who utilize government programs, I would be comfortable in underestimating at least half could get by without it. For that group, it often
comes down to the inability to prioritize, live within their means, think before acting or sheer laziness. For the remainder, the truly in need, I
have little issue with providing or assisting with the necessities for life: food and shelter. Cell phones don't come into the equation for any of