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Subject:  Re: No Inheritance for BabyBoomers' Children Date:  9/16/2011  6:04 PM
Author:  0x6a74 Number:  69597 of 76418

I think many Boomers probably were raised into believing in "The Deal" •••

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I don't know about that. "The Deal" had already been broken by the time I graduated from engineering school in 1977.



you're younger .. <g>

don't know whether 'many' or not ..but "The Deal" was still expected when i started college in 64

(could also depend how alert one was ... i was in grad school in '77 .."The Deal" was starting to look iffy to me, but not yet gone.

somewhere mid-eighties before i noticed it gone and GONE)



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.... became more like <work hard and maybe you'll get lucky. hard work necessary, but NOT sufficient>
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