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  1. basekeepercom at | | Reply

    even if you check the box in austria, you still donate your organs, if you die in a hospital. this is regulated by law. now, i feel kind a good boy... nice greets from austria ;-) holadrio

  2. godofthisshit at | | Reply

    Can you explain fully what you mean when you say "wealthy and politically powerful easily steal from you"?

  3. hazeee123 at | | Reply

    You said that not everyone can freely print money, which leads me to believe I'm correct when I assert that those that can are the wealthy and politically powerful. So wouldn't you call it 'stealing wealth' when these people create money out of thin air, with interest attached, and use it to buy goods and services from the rest of us without having to first sell some goods and services to us? Isn't it basically just legalized counterfeiting?

  4. hazeee123 at | | Reply

    Also remember what was my first post. To properly understand my questions you need to properly understand money, what it is and how it originally came about and what economic role it's suppose to fulfill and what properties constitute a good money.

  5. JusticeVonBrandt at | | Reply

    This guy is out of touch with reality. Banks set a non fixed rate mortages. Even if you played your house payment on time, they raised the payment to double or triple what it was initally. People lost their house due to the banks predatory lending. Sure some bought houses that they couldn't afford but many were scammed into non fixed rate mortgages that the bank made it so they couldn't afford it after 3 years.

  6. jonostilla at | | Reply

    Way to fixate on a comment made at the beginning and missing the point.

  7. washaway at | | Reply

    I work with seniors every day and the biggest problem is they saved for so long they don't know how to distribute their money efficiently. they leave it in the market and let it drop and worry.

  8. TomerGerbi at | | Reply

    be vewy vewy quiet...

  9. leonidasx666 at | | Reply

    I'm hunting wabbits...ha ha ha ha ha ha ha

  10. leonidasx666 at | | Reply

    Wait a minute, this guy is talking about social security... Shouldn't the goverment already be doing this? This already exist in Europe to finance our retirement and hour senior health.

  11. hapsap at | | Reply

    This was a hard talk to watch. Somehow I can't take people who pronounce the R as a W seriously. But I sat through it and found it very interesting.

  12. MonkeyKong21 at | | Reply

    wascwy wabbit

  13. n8style at | | Reply

    I wike to think I'm a good whisk taker. I don't pway the lottewy, I save for my wetiewment and I weally wove my chiwdwen so I have wots of wife insuwance, that's not insuwance on my other hawf, it's insuwance so I can weave a wittaw bit to my kids if I weave this Eawth.

  14. 01rsrs01 at | | Reply

    this video has nothing to do with wabbits

  15. PersonalPariah at | | Reply

    Very good talk, very insightful.But I still grinned at "pwocwastination".I'm sorry...

  16. ntskl at | | Reply

    >Go to TED.com>See video I want to watch>Potato quality>Find same video on YouTube>Watch like a normal human being in 480p

  17. feldsliscia at | | Reply

    so he's saying we are whisky takers?

  18. salahhe at | | Reply

    What is wrong with living the present and not save for a tomorrow that might come or not, that might bring money loss or not ?

  19. lordrazi111693 at | | Reply

    got a friend. makes slightly less then twice as me. works more then twice as much. never has any money. i on the other hand........

  20. capslockbandit at | | Reply

    The Federal Reserve also discourages saving by price fixing interest rates at 0%. Saving is like dieting it is hard and people put it off, they promise they will start tomorrow, after this bag of chips, at new years, always next time etc You have to start NOW. You cant wait until you are 900 lbs before starting to diet or wait until a week before retirement to decide to save.

  21. capslockbandit at | | Reply

    Nothing per se but that tomorrow will come and then the people that didn't prepare tend to demand the fruits of the people who worked hard, saved and prepared. Also less people saving and investing = less risk taking and by proxy innovation and wealth for everybody in the system.

  22. chelilandia at | | Reply

    Tumodou.

  23. chelilandia at | | Reply

    Or wibbons

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