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What is the most upsetting thing you have noticed that is a trend in our country? (U.S. RESIDENTS ONLY! )

 
2boys4momma

Asked by 2boys4momma at 12:00 PM on Nov. 8, 2010 in Politics & Current Events

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  • I think the breakdown of the family unit is one of the most upsetting trends. The divorce rate is extremely high in this country, as well as the number of babies being born out of wedlock.
    Journey311

    Answer by Journey311 at 1:45 PM on Nov. 8, 2010

  • The outsourcing of jobs.
    The American economy depedns on citizens having family sustaining jobs and money to spend.
    Sisteract

    Answer by Sisteract at 12:03 PM on Nov. 8, 2010

  • More and more people are bringing children into this world without means of supporting them.
    xxlilmomma09

    Answer by xxlilmomma09 at 12:00 PM on Nov. 8, 2010

  • Spending money we don't have. I hate that we've borrowed so much from other country's.
    baconbits

    Answer by baconbits at 12:01 PM on Nov. 8, 2010

  • corporate control of every aspect of our government and economy and lives
    riotgrrl

    Answer by riotgrrl at 12:04 PM on Nov. 8, 2010

  • The most upsetting thing is the negativity, the hatred, bigoted, promoting fear people. Its like they would love to see a huge war break out right here at home and it won't be pretty. :(

    it needs to stop.
    ladysylpher

    Answer by ladysylpher at 12:03 PM on Nov. 8, 2010

  • In a single word..... ENTITLEMENT

    More and more people are mistaking privileges as rights. Kids (well teens and young-immature persons) mistake parent's generosity for obligation and government mistakes our decades of silent compliance as a sign that we won't put up a fight. But then again - we did spend decades making the world we live in today, so it's no wonder that everyone from your senator, to your kids, to your waitress thinking that you OWE them something - instead of working to get beyond what they deserve. It's not just one area of the population, one genre of culture - attitudes of entitlement without consequence or hard work has become widespread. What to do? What to do?
    ShelbyShareAlot

    Answer by ShelbyShareAlot at 12:27 PM on Nov. 8, 2010

  • How progressive our Government got without even knowing it. People are so entrenched in their own lives they don't even see whats happening. We all need to slow down and pay attention more
    itsmesteph11

    Answer by itsmesteph11 at 12:14 PM on Nov. 8, 2010

  • corporate personhood
    autodidact

    Answer by autodidact at 2:37 PM on Nov. 8, 2010

  • Kids being raised with no discipline and not ready for the REAL world when they get to be of age
    sweet-a-kins

    Answer by sweet-a-kins at 12:20 PM on Nov. 8, 2010

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