Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are now only 1. In the years ahead expenses related to Social Security and Medicare are projected to skyrocket dramatically.
America was brimming with confidence. No, the federal government is not going to be riding to the rescue. Fear, anger and disillusionment are the prevalent themes. As for myself, I do not believe that I will ever see a single penny from Social Security, and many other working age Americans feel the same way.
Social unrest is growing as factories shut down in China. This concept of year cycles consisting of four generations is very logical to me. Youth pathologies worsened—and SAT scores began a year slide. The personal and public choices that will be required in the next few years will be harsh.
At these prices it is no longer profitable to develop alternative fuels and search for new supply. Strauss and Howe describe these phases in history: Lacking any prospects for succession, Joyce was resigned to closing its doors.
With the most powerful military on the planet at their disposal, and itching for a fight, our Leaders will manufacture a reason to go to war in order to secure oil supplies.
Yet a year ago, Grandma Hoot nearly ceased operations. The sense of guilt which rewards principle and individuality reaches its zenith. The economy will not improve. Israel could attack Iran. The bill is being sold as an infrastructure bill despite the fact that only 5 percent of the bill is for infrastructure.
Or is it so possible your head is spinning like a top? On the day George Bush took office, he inherited an annual budget surplus that was the result of gridlock in Washington and PAYGO restrictions on Congressional spending.
However, he believed it was also "an elaborate historical horoscope that will never withstand scholarly scrutiny. As the government identifies false threats, they will take away more rights and liberties in the name of protecting us. Japan has entered recession and will need to stimulate their economy.
This was like waving a red cape in front of a bull.
James has held financial positions with a retailer, homebuilder and university in his year career. Of course, in every modern U. If history is our guide, the Iraq and Afghan Wars will not be the only wars during this crisis epoch.
According to a article in the Rapid City Journal, boomers also account for the most accidents in South Dakota. President Obama will use fear tactics, convincing the non-thinkers that inhabit most of America that not passing this bloated pig of a bill will result in a permanent Depression.
Early in life, few saw combat in uniform. The generation is so numbered because it is the thirteenth generation alive since American Independence counting back until Benjamin Franklin's.
With the vast majority of family business owners lacking a viable succession plan, the likelihood of eventually closing is growing every day.Iconic Baby Boomer Books As with music and movies, Baby Boomers reshaped America’s reading habits. The era from to was a time when many of the 20th century’s most notable writers published their best works, new voices came to the fore, and kids’ literature flourished.
Jun 04, · Baby boomers are the generation born between and America saw a huge leap in births during this period and there has not been a birth explosion like it in history.
The growth will be driven, as ever, by the Baby Boomer generation, 80 percent of whom own homes, and two-thirds of whom have expressed a desire to “age in place.”. At one extreme is the Awakening, which is analogous to summer, and at the other extreme is the Crisis, which is analogous to winter.
The turnings in between are transitional seasons, similar to. Baby Boomers & Midlife Crisis | Tips to Survive the Aging Process.
When baby-boomer sex symbol Meryl Streep hit the silver screen as Miranda Priestly in the blockbuster movie “Devil Wears Prada,” no one would have guessed that the generation of baby boomers would have a long list of “woes” to address.
As 76 million baby boomers near the end of their working lives, the nation is hurtling toward a retirement financial crisis.
The top 10 percent controlled 70 percent of baby boomer assets. The.Download