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Subject:  Re: Guess Who's Back? Date:  2/15/2013  12:57 PM
Author:  xLife Number:  671639 of 794813

What the hell happened to America. Why are people so green with envy.

It all started in 1984 with "Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous."

Both my parents grew up poor in Appalachia. They didn't know they were poor. They valued intelligence, integrity and hard work, not celebrity. Raised us kids in a frugal, middle class manner, wi