80 Percent Of U.S. Adults Face Near-Poverty, Unemployment: Survey
By HOPE YEN 07/28/13 09:37 PM ET EDT AP
WASHINGTON — Four out of 5 U.S. adults struggle with joblessness, near-poverty or reliance on welfare for at least parts of their lives, a sign of deteriorating economic security and an elusive American dream.
The House and Senate are like a Laurel and Hardy routine. "Well, there's another fine mess you've gotten us into!" All we need is Stupid on a Stick Sarah leading a battalion of brown shirts marching on Omaha.
In 2005, comedian George Carlin had some thoughts on the 'American Dream' that turned out to be quite prophetic - in fact he nailed it - netball. Right on George.