Defining our entitlement culture in 20 words or less

Philmon points us to Ken Blackwell who sums things up most nicely:

“We have become a culture where making money doesn’t entitle you to it, but wanting money does.”

Does that not adequately describe the liberal mindset?


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Where have they gone
  • mag

    Now how did that all come about?? Hmm…

    Sad, but true…

  • I got it cut down to eleven words.

    “Ask not what your country can do for you. Demand it.”

  • GarandFan

    We gots “rights”. (3 words)

  • Gmac

    “Screw ’em” two…

  • Upset Old Guy

    I can’t get it down to one word, but I can give your the basis: they never grew up, they’re still adolescents. Any parents out there have any recollections of dealing with,”Gimme, buyme, I want” behavior?

    I believe it should be the expected outcome when the two parent system is replaced with a “village” of bureaucrats.

  • WildWillie


    That is the attitude. We now live in a country where 50% of the workforce does not pay income tax. How much further can we go with that lack of participation? ww

  • MF

    I have the word that is thrown around to describe what is expected “entitlement”

  • donabernathy

    8 words

    “What’s mine is mine what’s yours is mine”


  • Sir Toby Belch

    “Ma! Jimmy got the bigger piece!!”