Decline in personal morality

BODY: On Line56.com, by Demir Barlas writes an article entitled "Hackers and Employment, What the heck's wrong with us?"  His take on the decline in "personal morality" in the United States continues to trouble me because of the truth within his observation. He writes, "All too many Americans stand ready to pimp themselves, and the system is now designed to reward rather than discourage them. This is an arrangement that the rest of the world rightly considers hypocritical and, despite all talk of globalism, will never emulate."