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Old 04-12-2007, 02:56 AM   #77
rubaiyat
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Originally Posted by Crushaholic View Post
Who's going to determine who lives and who dies?
Well if it's on the scale of a few generations the easy solution would be just to have two kids. That wouldn't completely replace losses and in several generations stabilize and eventually shrink populations...

You are getting that in developed countries now with a cylinder and soon to be inverted pyramid of age demographics (ie increasing number of old fogies and fewer youngins).

Its the developing world that hasn't cottoned on that children are a liability.
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