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Old 03-23-2020, 01:34 PM
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Originally Posted by ThelmaLou View Post
Yes, IF we can put a government into place that gives a rat's ass about the population at large (not just the 1%).
Yes, a system to dissuade the hoi polloi from rising to slaughter the 1% would be prudent. That's why social safety nets were invented: to steal an issue from socialists; a healthier, more productive populace pays more taxes; and to ward off revolution.

I'll skip political arguments here and now. But systemic changes are likely.