Saturday, December 11, 2004

This Social Security crisis we are facing could have unexpected consequences.

From Japan, which is a generation ahead of us in facing the challenge of financing national pensions, comes a word of warning...
Dr. Shika also notes that recent breast growth is probably the result of psychological and economic factors. "Larger breasts can be said to be one manifestation of economic prosperity," says Shika.

"But with such recent problems in the news as concerns over the shortfall of funds for the national pension scheme and other economic anxieties, these might very well put a damper on any future growth." [Mainichi News]
Oh, my ... would the younger generation ever forgive us for that?