Originally Posted by ElasticNinja
Thats kinda tragic though, isnt it?
Is it? We Americans are an independent sort. As such we tend to trust ourselves, our friends/family, people we know, etc.... We distrust those we don't know and who probably don't have our best interests at heart. I don't know that that's a bad thing. I can't imagine living in a country where everyone trusted the government to take care of them and do what's right. To me that is bizarre.