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Old Posted Jul 3, 2008, 10:40 AM
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Originally Posted by Lee View Post
The last time there was progressive population loss, they called it the Dark Ages. Think about that. In the history of the world, population decline has ALWAYS been met with terrible consequences.
Why did we have a population decline though? Did the decline lead to terrible consequences or did some disastrous event lead to a decline? The answer to that question is pretty important.

I do agree though that a decline will lead to some serious problems for our welfare state. I guess we'll just have to find a solution for that.
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