Do we have too much equality in America

Discussion in 'Economy' started by EdwardBaiamonte, May 28, 2012.

  1. EdwardBaiamonte
    Offline

    EdwardBaiamonte Gold Member

    Joined:
    Nov 23, 2011
    Messages:
    27,621
    Thanks Received:
    1,132
    Trophy Points:
    205
    Ratings:
    +3,065
    1) everyone is equal so everyone gets to vote but then we have stupid people deciding elections.

    2) the poor are equal so get free healthcare and no incentive to get a good job to buy their own when others are paying

    3) the poor are equal so their kids get a free education but have no incentive to pay for their own educations when others are paying

    4) the poor are equal so must have housing and on an on with the cradle to grave welfare nanny state liberals offering equality and creating inequality in the process.
     
  2. starcraftzzz
    Offline

    starcraftzzz Senior Member

    Joined:
    Feb 14, 2012
    Messages:
    2,263
    Thanks Received:
    120
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Ratings:
    +120
    If this is such a concern of yours then you should stop voting.
    Who knew that the ER was free health care. If you want to enter reality go to the ER and ask for some free anti-depressants, or blood pressure pills.
    Furthermore people on welfare/unemployment benefits are required to look for jobs and are more likely to get a job then those who are not on those programs
    I see so according to you college is free and poor people do not pay property taxes. What world are you living in?
    Plz source where there are 0 homeless people in the US.
    You need to get some pills or deal with your issues.
     
    Last edited: May 29, 2012
  3. JakeStarkey
    Offline

    JakeStarkey Diamond Member Supporting Member

    Top Poster Of Month

    Joined:
    Aug 10, 2009
    Messages:
    137,487
    Thanks Received:
    12,358
    Trophy Points:
    2,165
    Ratings:
    +32,673
    Edward, the inference logically drawn from your comments above would lead the logical America-loving citizen to not let you vote. However, I will always support your right to political speech, petition, assembly, and vote.
     
  4. EdwardBaiamonte
    Offline

    EdwardBaiamonte Gold Member

    Joined:
    Nov 23, 2011
    Messages:
    27,621
    Thanks Received:
    1,132
    Trophy Points:
    205
    Ratings:
    +3,065
    the poor are equal so get free healthcare and no incentive to get a good job to buy their own when others are paying


    perfectly typical and brainless liberal

    1) the ER is free if you cant or wont pay for it

    2) the poor get medicare
     
    Last edited: May 29, 2012
  5. JakeStarkey
    Offline

    JakeStarkey Diamond Member Supporting Member

    Top Poster Of Month

    Joined:
    Aug 10, 2009
    Messages:
    137,487
    Thanks Received:
    12,358
    Trophy Points:
    2,165
    Ratings:
    +32,673
    Edward resents being part of the Social Compact.
     
  6. Ernie S.
    Offline

    Ernie S. Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Nov 14, 2010
    Messages:
    33,694
    Thanks Received:
    7,731
    Trophy Points:
    1,140
    Location:
    Sweet Home Alabama
    Ratings:
    +12,500
    Equal opportunity, not equal outcome.
     
  7. Katzndogz
    Offline

    Katzndogz Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Sep 27, 2011
    Messages:
    65,659
    Thanks Received:
    7,418
    Trophy Points:
    1,830
    Ratings:
    +8,337
    We don't have too much equality. We have a bizarre and twisted concept of equality. Equality has come to mean equal outcome denying that people are really not at all equal.

    Equality is the antithesis of freedom. Equality is freedom's polar opposite. Equality means that no one can succeed or fail as all must be kept equal by force if necessary.
     
  8. EdwardBaiamonte
    Offline

    EdwardBaiamonte Gold Member

    Joined:
    Nov 23, 2011
    Messages:
    27,621
    Thanks Received:
    1,132
    Trophy Points:
    205
    Ratings:
    +3,065

    if people are lazy and or stupid their laziness or stupidity denies them the ability to take advantage of opportunity; so they must be given welfare.. according to liberal theory.
     
  9. JakeStarkey
    Offline

    JakeStarkey Diamond Member Supporting Member

    Top Poster Of Month

    Joined:
    Aug 10, 2009
    Messages:
    137,487
    Thanks Received:
    12,358
    Trophy Points:
    2,165
    Ratings:
    +32,673
    According to wacky far cons theory of liberalism. Grow up, Edward.
     
  10. Sallow
    Offline

    Sallow The Big Bad Wolf. Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Oct 4, 2010
    Messages:
    56,535
    Thanks Received:
    6,132
    Trophy Points:
    1,840
    Location:
    New York City
    Ratings:
    +7,394
    This needs to be bookmarked.

    Each and every time conservatives bray about how they "agree" all men are created equal..
     

Share This Page