Problem is, there are too many who think that's exactly what it is -- Spain, anyone?
Big union, government, public sector, entitlements. Paying for it is not their problem.
Foist it off on Big Business, private-sector taxpayers, or the next generation after we're dead -- we don't care.
Ya gotta love socialism's altruism.
Conservatism: rooted in the silly, antiquated notion that 2+2 always equals four and never equals 6 just because that's the amount you had in mind.
H/t The Great One.