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  •  Broad; comprehensive; harsh reality; (0+ / 0-)

    well understood; long-term consequences.

    None of which explains away the plain fact that cutting Social Security benefits simply shifts the burden around. Health care costs will continue exploding. 401(k)s will continue failing. You're simply choosing to put more of that harsh reality on the backs of individuals.

    The crisis exists. It's simply about choosing whether we bear its burden collectively or leave everyone to fend for themselves.

    "The Democratic Party is not our friend: it is the only party we can negotiate with."

    by 2020adam on Fri Mar 29, 2013 at 02:42:36 PM PDT

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