So what is the alternative then?
Life isn't perfect, life isn't fair. You live in this country. These are the rules. There are ways to change them, and there are ways to leave the country and no longer live by those rules.
You can't be served your expected society/government on a silver platter.
Look, we say this all the time when it comes to other things. You have genes that make you dumb? Live it with; work around it! You grew up poor? Live with it, work around it!
Those are all things that people don't choose. You don't choose so many things in life, both technically and literally (well, literally, you choose nothing).
Plan for eliminating the national debt in 10-20 years:
Specific cuts; defense spending: http://rolexian.wordpress.com/2011/01/03/more-detailed-look-a