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Marty Kaplan: Is luck dead?

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/marty_kaplan/article/marty_kaplan_is_luck_dead_20120312

The trouble with kids these days is that they think luck counts more than they should. That’s the diagnosis of America’s young people offered by a New York Times opinion piece this past weekend. Generation Y has moved back home and given up on gung-ho because in these recessionary times, they’re putting too little weight on the importance of effort and too much weight on the riskiness of risk.

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