Originally Posted by chadderton
Don't you think there's a middle ground?
Nothing to be discussed on a football forum, and I didn't want to come across as a douchebag. All I'm saying is this: The financial system as it works today CANNOT survive without continously growing on an exponential scale. That's a fact. However, continuous exponential growth doesn't match well with our planet's resources. Just think about where this world is in 100 years at the speed we're currently going. Like someone else said... capitalism is always bad unless you're on the right (wrong?) side.
I'm European, so just give me the "soccer sucks, and GTFO!" speech, and I'll leave you alone.
Then you know first hand how entitlements and socializing everything works for a country. We here in America do not want to become Europe, a bunch of lazy, self entitled people who expect their government to provide their every need.