Originally Posted by M_Six
For all the talk about getting rid of entitlements, once the average American realizes it's *their* entitlement that will be cut, they'll run the other way.
Indeed, exactly. It will all come down to this.
If this pairing can stay on task and message then attention deficit Americans will have an opportunity to understand and then decide. It'll be a hard sell. On one hand there will be the "bread and circuses", everything-is-OK offerings of the dems and on the other, a chance to sacrifice to achieve a better America, but later.