Reply to Favorite Example of Change Met With Anxiety

Social Security.

In the Philippines fear mongering for the “reproductive health care act” which various church groups and interest groups are equating to abortion gets my vote. The problem is the fear mongering seems to be working.

from this freakonomics post:

It is probably hard to think of any progress or disruptive technology that hasn’t been met with fear, anxiety, and predictions of failure. What are your favorite examples?