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Prepare For The Worst And Pray For The Best: A Layman's Guide To Surviving A Nation Gone Bad

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When was the last time you have taken a few moments and paid close attention to what is going on in America? Have you noticed how fast this once great nation is fallen? When will the decline stop? We are going through the worst economic decline since "The Great Depression," the unemployment rate is the highest it has been in over twenty years, and the national deficit is a ...more
Paperback, 168 pages
Published July 5th 2011 by Createspace
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Bart DePalma
Feb 19, 2012 Bart DePalma rated it really liked it
During what seems like a never ending Great Recession, Ronald Martin, Jr.'s "Prepare for the Worst and Pray for the Best" is a unique and valuable self help book, alternatively dispensing advice to the individual trying to find their American Dream and then to the citizen trying to make sense of a political system that has seemingly gone mad. The author writes in a colloquial style that reminds me of my father's advice to me over the years.

Mr. Martin begins his book by hammering home the necessi
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The author outlines current events in the United States and shows how the decline of society is happening around us. He examines a variety of topics from tax laws to immigration. What he writes is very insightful and eye-opening.
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Jan 31, 2012 Ashley rated it liked it
A good read of the current problems that we are facing as a nation.
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