(AS IT IS ALSO to James Pethoukis) that, at some point, the can currently being kicked down the road with the constant raising of the debt ceiling and seemingly unending deficit spending, is going to come clattering to a halt against the curbstones of a dead end.
And, at that point, there will be drastic cuts in entitlements.
A prudent course, therefor, would seem to be to not allow yourself to become dependent on government largesse of any nature. No job, no insurance, no health care, no retirement income, no welfare benefits — none of it.
Because someday — and someday real damned soon — it will be taken away from you.
And then where will you be?