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Old 01-24-2013, 15:37   #57
devildog2067
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Concern over a large portion of the younger generation having no applicable life skills or knowledge,
In many ways, today's generation is the best-educated generation of people in the history of ever.

Life skills get picked up through experience; you learned them the same way I learned them and the same way that today's kids will learn them--by making mistakes.

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and being granted the same voting power as the old and wise
The "old and wise" are the ones who voted us into this mess in the first place. If the "old and wise" were truly wise, they'd let Social Security and Medicare die instead of insisting on driving the nation into bankruptcy or mortgaging the future work of their grandkids.
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