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Why is the Middle Class Evaporating?

Middle Class

If you listen to leftists and big-government stooges, the middle class is evaporating because of low minimum wage, greedy corporations, and tax-breaks for the rich. Which would indicate that, in order to grow the middle class, the civil government needs

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Federal Reserve Blames Stagnant Economy on Money “Hoarding”

federal reserve money

Inflation is not as high as it “should” be. In spite of the fact that the Federal Reserve has pumped $4.5 trillion dollars of non-existent money into the economy and has held its interest rates at zero percent for six

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"Have a Blessed Day" Gets US Bank Teller Fired

have a blessed day

How would you react if someone at a bank or store told you to ‘have a blessed day’ instead of saying ‘have a nice day?’ In 2009, someone told Polly Neace to ‘have a blessed day’ and she said it

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Government Bank Regulators Make More than Twice as Much as Bankers

Bank regulators . . . the Real Fat Cats

Another big surprise: recent statistics indicate that bankers make less than half as much annually as the government officials employed to keep those same bankers accountable. Sure, you hear all the time about “bankers’ hours” and “bankers’ pay.” It’s an

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GM is Alive; At Least Twelve GM Owners Are Not

Original 5 tower GM complex, John Portman, 1977

For me, the most frustrating part of the massive bailout for the failing big businesses of America (like GM and the big banking interests) is not how much money the taxpayers had to shell out (though that was rather frustrating).

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Obama Refuses to Extradite Brothers Who Raised Thousands in Campaign Donations

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In the 1990s, Roberto Isaias served as the President of Filanbanco in Quito, Ecuador.  His brother William was the Vice President of the bank which was at the center of the financial collapse that rocked the South American country.  Filanbanco

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States with Highest Income Inequality Voted for Obama

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Curious fact: in 2012, four years after Obama took office the first time, the states that had the absolute highest rates of income inequality voted for Obama (again). Now, before you commit a fallacy of causation, let me remind you

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Bank Manager Fired For Carrying Concealed Handgun To Work

handgun waistband

She’s also a mother of three. She understands the value in carrying a concealed handgun for protection. And since banks are obvious targets for robbers, it seems like a common sense thing to do. But as we know from many

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What They Call Capitalism Isn’t Capitalism At All

This isn't Capitalism

When most leftists and liberals decry the current American system, they talk about income inequality, corporate welfare, big business lobbying, and the like. They tend to call these things “the evils of capitalism” or something similar. Well, I have good

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Study: Religious People Less Likely To Commit Crime

probably no god

You might tell an atheist something to the effect of, “If there is no God, then all things are permissible.” He might retort, “No, if there is a God, then all things are permissible.” Then, he’d go on to cite

Posted in Atheism, Banking, Christianity, Crime, Religion

JP Morgan Getting Rich From Food Stamps

FoodStamps

When Barack Obama took office in January 2009, 31.9 million Americans were receiving food stamps.  Currently, there are 47.7 million Americans receiving food stamps.  That’s an increase of 15.8 million people, 49.5% in less than 5 years.  It is the

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Rand Paul: Vote On Audit the Fed Bill Or I’ll Hold Up Janet Yellen’s Confirmation

the fed

All he’s wanting is a vote on the Audit the Fed bill that passed the House last year, but has stalled in the Senate for the past 3 years. He’s using Yellen’s confirmation hearing as an opportunity and a chance

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