In response to Briggs Arrington’s “An open letter to President Obama,” I would like to paint you a picture of life as a “taker” as you described.
(Mr. Briggs is planning to “arrange to be laid off” from his job so he can live off of government assistance.)
OK, so I’m imagining that you are a white male over the age of 60, but for the sake of argument, let’s say you are a married father of two small children.
First of all, you say you would “arrange to be laid off” from your job and would live off of what you already have in addition to government assistance. Read More»