The question being asked is will 'Generation Gimme' ever work for the American dream? Free health care, free tuition, government down payment on a home and to be provided with a job by the government. Those are the things students list when writing about their expectations from the government.

More of the story after the jump.

This is from a survey of about 180 college students asked to write an essay on the American Dream and the role of government in their lives.

'As human beings we can't really control our own actions so we need the government to control those who don't care about others'. That was a college student at Valencia College in Florida writing about the proper role of government.

Is it any wonder these students end up in a tent in some city demanding free stuff?

There is more of the story in the video below.