'The government is failing us' Home › Forums › Events & Emergencies › Economic Crisis › 'The government is failing us' This topic contains 2 replies, has 2 voices, and was last updated by Crow Bar 3 days, 3 hours ago. Author Posts May 9, 2020 at 8:22 am #28515 Crow BarKeymaster https://news.trust.org/item/20200507135750-21gxq Of course the government is failing. That is what governments do. Stop expecting or depending on the government to do anything and you will be that much better off. November 21, 2020 at 6:55 pm #30917 Tuffy RickabaughParticipant My favorite reply when someone asks why the government doesn’t do something about xyz is to ask “can you name one thing the government has gotten right?” I usually get the hit it the “hit in head with a shovel” look. November 22, 2020 at 8:37 am #30938 Crow BarKeymaster I think the government may have gotten something right (cannot think of anything off the top of my head of recent government), but it would be months to years too late, and a few million to billion in over-run costs. Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.