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Response to Zalatix (Reply #65)

Wed May 16, 2012, 10:37 PM

70. Change American Habits, Jobs will Follow

 

I have no problem bringing manufacturing back to the US, but from what I see coming out of colleges, every kid wants to be a hedgefund millionaire- none of them actually want to do an honest days work.

I also believe the world needs to eat. I do not buy NIKE or cheap Chinese crap. I am very conscious about what I buy, where I buy it and the power my dollar has. I am also a realist and know that these companies are NOT coming back to the US. Instead we should be developing new industries, and doing what many of the European countries have been doing for some decades and that is produce quality products. Even if they cost more, people will buy them.

You need to change the habits of the buying public, and the jobs will follow, not the other way around.

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