French strike to save 'birthright' of privileges

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    Wow. Is France a true socialist country then?
     
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    You mean I can't retire at 60, it's 62 now.

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    Typical union pukes.
     
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    My secretary is vacationing in France right now. I can't wait to hear her stories about the current social unrest.
     
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    Stolen from my Dad.......

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    Yup!:yawn:
     
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    What I find most unsettling about this story is how deep the entitlement is ingrained in the culture. A person of modest intelligence can see that those "birthright" privileges are economically unsustainable.

    Best,

    Dave