posted on Feb, 5 2013 @ 04:59 PM
Sorry I'm late to the game on this one, but I think I can sum up the obsession with one word- Envy. Now that may not be every person's motivation,
but envy is an extremely common human emotion. Your friend gets a new car and instead of being happy for him, are you secretly saying to yourself
"Why can't I have a new car too?" And there you have it.
America is the land flowing with milk and honey. Our standard of living is the highest in the world- and don't throw some little country like
Luxembourg at me- we're doing a Hell of a job providing this standard to over 300,000,000 people. People from all over the world flock to us wanting
to become part of us. And regardless what anyone wants to think, the US. has been very kind to the world. Yeah, sometimes you have to break a few
egg shells to make an omelet, but that's life. Get used to it.
Here's something every America basher should read : people.cas.sc.edu...