Is the United States of America a Sinking Ship?

Discussion in 'Politics' started by The_GiantNoodle, Aug 6, 2011.

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Is the US a sinking ship?

  1. Yes! Its been coming for many years. We are screwed

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    50.0%
  2. Yes! But there is hope!

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    16.7%
  3. Yes! The only way out is a Revolution!

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  4. No! This is just a organic and temporary down-turn

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  5. No! This Union is strong and will survive for another 200+ years!

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  6. Other / I dont know

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  1. The_GiantNoodle
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    Studying history America seems to be very similar to Rome in its last years. Greedy, fat, lazy, without ethics and morals. Politicians do the best for themselves and not the Empire / Country. There is a large difference between wealth and stature.
    My question is, is the US a sinking ship?
     
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    Only the right half. The left half will be OK if we can just cauterize the "wound".
     
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    Yeah, kill all those rich bastards! then the economy will be fine!
     
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    LOL you guys will starve.
     
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    What if they are rich, yet female and attractive?
     
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    The US is the most powerful economic engine on earth. We will right the ship in spite of ourselves.
     
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    Should have made this poll public.
     
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    Are all hands lost yet?
    I think not.
     
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    I didnt because of peer pressure. I do NOT want people to feel they should vote on Party lines. I want the a realistic outcome. There is far to much bias going on here. Independant thinkers are the best Americans.
     
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    You want to burn down the West Coast?
     
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