“Those born between 1946 and 1964 — have been described as “the pig in the python” and the ‘sandwich generation'” notes Ed Hornick, CCN contributor.

“They lived well, grew up in relative abundance and, some say, expected their Social Security, health care and government support to be there as they grew old.

Did the Boomers Party Too Much?

Now, as the future of the country’s economy is up in the air, is this group of 80 million aging Americans — many of whom are sprinting toward retirement age — the ones to blame for the nation’s shaky economic system?”

Are they to blame, many of the people who read my blog are the children of the boomer generation…what do you think? Read more here.