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    AaronInSanDiego, cosette

    political and cultural pressures that seem obvious to us: it's actually built into our brains. This op-ed from today's NY Times is an explanation of why even those of us who don't believe that the nanny state is evil have an emotional knee-jerk reaction against it.

    "The only thing we have to fear is fear itself."........ "The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much; it is whether we provide enough for those who have too little." (yeah, same guy.)

    by sidnora on Tue Mar 26, 2013 at 07:57:56 AM PDT

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