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I never had more than 2 weeks of vacation when I was working…

And I never understood why Americans think their country and way of life is so exceptional and should be emulated by the rest of the world.

Most of the developed world have a much better quAlity of life, even if they pay higher taxes and live in smaller houses. Most have cradle to grave health care, 4-6 weeks paid leave, low-cost/ free child care, maternal/paternal leave, free college education, higher life expectancy…. There is no need for FIRE.
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