Is Socialism a Dirty Word in American Politics? From 10% to 90% How Much America is Presently Socialist?

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Nothing about Obama orMcCain.
Update: There are some social programs like national health program that does not exist now in the US, but in western Europe and Canada.
Update 2: Some answers claim that the US is 90% socialist country. How come it did not go down?
Update 3: Are western Europen countries a failurre?
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