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Subject:  Re: OT: Reparations Date:  6/4/2001  8:51 PM
Author:  telegraph Number:  40892 of 794353

"Reparations can only be a good idea if YOU are on the receiving end of the check."

I suspect all it means is that after 150 years, that family still doesn't get it - this is the land of opportunity, not the land of entitlement.

And probably never will.

Bad attitude to have, but, then again, the Hispanic immigrants, (many of whom came from subjugated native populations along the way in history), seem to have kicked butt, and now are the fastest growing 'minority' generating 10 times the wealth/net worth o