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Response to BlueStater (Reply #36)

Fri Jun 28, 2019, 11:14 AM

38. I think so. I don't think it's ageism, any more than thinking 37 is too young.

 

Some have commented that Buttigieg at 37 is too young. Not because of his inexperience w/certain things, but because 37 is just too young, as far as general life experiences goes, and not yet old enough to be wise.

This criticism of the septuagenarians is the same thing, IMO. Someone may disagree with the statement, but it's not ageism. It's not hating on someone just because of his age. It's someone's age and era of growing up and life experiences as it relates to the future and future generations.

I'm 65. I would go for a candidate who is 60, maybe 65. Okay, maybe even 70. But once you get past 70, it's time to "pass the torch" for a host of reasons.
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LineLineNew Reply I think so. I don't think it's ageism, any more than thinking 37 is too young.
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