Do you think computers and technology are taking away many of the jobs in America?

Like self-check out in grocery stores. Hardly no need for cashiers, and then you have things like Nooks and Kindles, no need for bookstores, and online buying. This is causing thousands of stores to close around the world. What gives?

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Sounds like you might be a modern day Luddite... More
Answered By: Adiemus 【ツ】 - 8/2/2011
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Ever thought about the fact that new technology means there are new jobs becoming avaliable in these fields? Society doesn't stagnate.
Answered By: Dragon Master - 8/2/2011
That happen back in the early 90's... More
Answered By: 1 eye dog - 8/2/2011
Answered By: Bunny Queen - 8/2/2011
Nope just the mexicans who will work for nothing at the same time that they have 15 other beaners in one house. Plus they spread and have kids at the rate of a bunch of insects. La cucaracha if you ask me.
Answered By: iHateTrolls - 8/2/2011
of course
Answered By: Phillip Asterverens the fat - 8/2/2011
yup it's because americans are fatties
Answered By: Tom Hall - 8/2/2011
Alan Greenspan summed it up best, creative destruction, new technology replaces old technology destroying jobs but creating newer and more jobs to make up for it.
Answered By: Pedro III - 8/2/2011
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