"Why? Whether it’s al Qaeda Central, or two twisted, perverted, cowardly knock-off jihadists here in Boston. Why do they do what they do?”
VP Biden, speaking at the memorial service for slain MIT police offer Sean Collier - 4/24/2013
Posted by: Phineas on January 16, 2011 at 4:25 pm
**Posted by Phineas
Everyone who hasn’t been hiding under a rock knows that the two main pillars of our social welfare system, Medicare and Social Security, are in big trouble and threaten to wreck the nation’s finances. With regard to Social Security, Dan Mitchell suggests the way to save the program is to let everyone have private accounts:
Mitchell mentions several countries that have had success privatizing their social pension system. Chile is just one example of a country where privatization has worked wonders. Isn’t it time we took a hard look at doing the same thing, instead of just demagoguing the issue?