Originally Posted by Cavalry Doc
The takers outnumber the producers. It's simple.
Romney was a bad pick. No argument there. That's been my position for over a year.
There was no good pick, considering the electorate wants Santa Claus ...
They'd created a vast, permanently unemployed underclass, dependent upon the Republic's stupendous welfare machine for its very existence, and in so doing, they'd sown the seeds of their own destruction. No one could place two-thirds of a world's population on the Dole and keep them there forever without the entire system crashing . . . but how in hell did one get them off the Dole? -David Weber, Flag in Exile