PUBLIC VIEWPOINT: Missing America’s Golden Age

Posted: December 25, 2012 at 1:42 a.m.

America’s golden age was the post-World War II era of the Late 1940s through the fabulous 1950s until the assassination of President Kennedy in November of 1963.

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Opinion, Pages 5 on 12/25/2012

please let us bring back the days when women weren't allowed to work or think for themselves. Bring back the days when it was okay to beat children and drive around with them in the front seat. Bring back the days when doctors touted the health of cigarettes and the days when many children died of polio. Yes, America's golden age indeed.

Posted by: emilyjeanne11210939

December 25, 2012 at 8:12 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Yes, emilyjeanne, we have made progess in some areas that needed it, but we have also regressed in our moral and spiritual area.

Posted by: mycentworth

December 25, 2012 at 8:38 a.m. ( | suggest removal )