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Response to GliderGuider (Reply #5)

Thu Mar 8, 2012, 08:49 PM

10. Start considering "growth" meaning simply bigger, as a cancer.

That's why all empires fall, not to rise again.

Greece, Egypt, Rome, England, France, Holland, all had their moments. No more.

Growth for growth's sake consumes more than it produces, eventually hollowing out everything with it.

Interest and the non-productive spending of war killed all of those empires, as it will the current American one. We'll be better off without all that exceptionalism, anyway, in terms of our souls.

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