This is going to come up a lot so I'm hoping we proceed carefully with the language but this headline:
Obama Pledges Entitlement Reform
chooses to accept and use loaded words, twice.
"reform" and "entitlement" are both in the eye of the beholder.
Since I just had a Gen X'er tell me last week that her generation was unfairly going to have to support my generation (Baby Boomer), I'm feeling a little extra testy about this. And I'm hoping to read some news stories that do a good, thorough job explaining how Social Security is funded, expended, etc., since a lot of people seem to misunderstand it.