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Old 12-10-2008, 03:51 PM
 
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Things are probably going to get MUCH worse all over in the coming months. I predict it could be 5-10 years that we come out of this if we don't tighten our belts and start living within our means.

IMO, there is too much "ME, ME, ME" and a sense of entitlement these days that has to be eliminated before we can ever turn things around for good.

Yes, we may have somewhat extended "up" periods in the next 10 years or so but until we learn our lesson and start behaving like adults things will ultimately get much worse.
Basically....... i'm just happy that my area was considered just at risk, eventhough Syracuse China is about to lose about 300 jobs soon.
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Old 12-18-2008, 02:24 AM
 
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I'm not sayin don't be happy but let's not rub it in other people's faces. I'm not offended and it's hard to be happy that our economy is doing "great" (which can change very quickly) when the rest of the country is doing poorly. Remember we are the United States and we will all be affected by this. I don't know how else to explain it.
Very well said.
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