The unintended consequences of a liberal America
Talking Points 1/11
- Duration 2:42
- Date Jan 11, 2013
Talking Points 1/11
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Hi I'm Bill O'Reilly thanks for watching -- denied the unintended consequences of a liberal America that is the subject of this evening's talking points memo.
If you watch attacker -- and you know I'm not an ideologue in fact some of the people who -- me the most are far right people on talk radio.
But the far left -- me as well because -- bring a traditional sensibility in my commentary.
Primarily we -- problem solvers here.
If there's a solution on the left will endorse certainly the economic safety -- set up by Franklin Roosevelt helped the nation through the depression.
And a tough stance of Lyndon Johnson took on civil rights was absolutely the right thing to do in the 1960s.
But now we're seeing a move to the left in America that does not bode well.
At this point nearly 50%.
Of American households have someone.
Receiving some kind of social assists.
Ordered pay for the entitlements both earned like Medicare and -- -- like food stamps the nation's yearly deficit is now more than one trillion dollars a year.
The total debt approaching sixteen and a half true.
We simply cannot sustain that kind of government spending your President Obama and his liberal allies don't seem very concerned.
And that in my opinion is dangerous.
On the social front the latest stats available.
Show there 1200000.
Abortions performed in the USA in the year 2008 that's latest stats.
That means that more than a million Americans.
Will never be able.
Should the country be proud of that.
Yet we see wild applause.
When pro abortion -- speak at the Democratic Convention for example exactly what have they -- it.
That more than a million potential human beings are -- On the drug front it's now a fait accompli that marijuana will be accepted in the USA if we have a tremendous substance abuse problem here.
Estimates are that close to thirty million Americans are addicted to something.
Yet some people are happy happy that yet another in toxic it.
We'll soon be widely available -- make any sense to you.
As for -- children are concerned they can now see and hear the lowest forms of depravity.
On the Internet.
Yet public schools are mandated.
To virtually ignore.
So let's recap.
An enormous amount of entitlement spending that may drive the nation into bankruptcy.
Judeo Christian philosophy.
Should we be celebrating this move to the left.
You make the call.