A Nation of Moochers: America's Addiction to Getting Something for Nothing (Google eBook)
We have experienced a shift in American character: we’ve become a nation of moochers. Increasingly dependent on the efforts of others over our own, Americans are free to freeload. From the corporate bailouts on Wall Street to the alarming increases in personal default and dependency, from questionable tax exemptions to enormous pension, healthcare, and other entitlement costs, the new moocher culture cuts across lines of class, race, and private and public sectors. And the millions that plan and behave sensibly, only to bail out the profligate? They’re angry.
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Review: A Nation of Moochers: America's Addiction to Getting Something for NothingUser Review - Kurt Brown - Goodreads
Our elected officials basically have one goal: get re-elected. Which means two things: give people everything they want and never kill a program, regardless of how ineffective an wasteful it is. Reading this book made my blood pressure spike. Read full review
Review: A Nation of Moochers: America's Addiction to Getting Something for NothingUser Review - Abe - Goodreads
this book is comprehensive, in fact you been exhausted, in its presentation of mooching, both corporate and individual mooching. the only reason I didn't give it 5 stars is that the single chapter ... Read full review
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