For the record, this afternoon I was on a live 90-minute Book Salon session on Firedoglake.com. Transcript of 100-odd comments is here. Topics included Ralph Nader, Senate reform, my "going to hell" article, the desirability of a new American revolution, and the fact that many FDL denizens were not sold on my premises or conclusion in that article.
The US is particularly miserable at putting aside money for the future. Should we blame our paychecks or our psychology?