- Jan 31, 2010
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What would that entail? Shutting the government down for 5 years? Kicking everybody off of SS and medicare/medicaid?
Or you can do what other countries have done in similar situations. The response needn't be too extreme.
And by the way, Americans were living very well, enjoying the highest standard of living in the world in fact, long before Medicare and Medicaid came along. Now the people have become so dependent on these programs that they feel they can't function without them. You really went all the way with LBJ. Downhill that is.