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  1. Feb 2017
    1. Why should the government protect people from their own irrational choices?

      If "lack of mental energy" to think about issues and make positive choices is a problem, giving the State the right to choose is not a solution. Look at pension plans, for example. What has the State done right or better than individuals in this area? Using subsidies doesn't count.

    2. But if the employees are making demonstrably irrational choices because of a lack of mental energy

      To not think about stuff and just follow what other people are doing is to make a rational choice.