19 Apr '12, 5pm

It really is the stupid American consumer

It really is the stupid American consumer

It really is the stupid American consumer 'We the People' is the only label that really matters. It all comes down to the people, and you’re either with us or against us Several years ago the uncle of a friend of mine won around $10 million in the lottery, when you couldn’t accept a lump sum. Before he won the lottery he, like most of us, struggled to pay his bills. A few years later — after winning the lottery — he was again struggling to pay his bills, and had to sell all off his future lotto payments to payoff his after-lottery-acquired debt. Today, he lives pretty much the same way he did before the lotto. Lotto stories like these are actually common, and they represent just how the American consumer is so often their own worst enemy. The American consumer is also the biggest roadblock when it comes to energy independence and switching to fuel efficient choices like hy...

Full article: http://www.hybridcarblog.com/it-really-is-the-stupid-amer...

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