Visualizing The Collapse Of The Middle Class In 20 Major U.S. Cities

by Tyler Durden When future historians look back at the beginning of the 21st century, they’ll note that we grappled with many big issues. They’ll write about the battle between nationalism and globalism, soaring global debt, a dysfunctional healthcare system, societal concerns around automation and AI, and pushback on immigration. They will also note the […]

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Prime Minister Netanyahu Cuts Funding to UN

Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Benjamin Netanyahu instructed the Foreign Ministry to cut $ 2 million from Israel’s payments to the UN, in light of the hostile proposals adopted by the UN Human Rights Council last week. This amount will be used to deepen and expand Israeli projects in the field of international […]

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Foes of Government Excess to Pick ‘Champion of Waste’ in March Madness Parody

Two lawmakers have turned a government waste report into an online imitation of college basketball’s March Madness. Sens. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., and Rand Paul, R-Ky., set up the #SourSixteen Tournament of Waste to highlight what they call some of the worst examples of how government spends taxpayers’ dollars. This was actually kind of fun. This is why […]

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Congratulations to Sen. Chuck Schumer: 2016 Porker of the Year

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW) announced the results of its online poll for the 2016 Porker of the Year.  There were six worthy candidates who were guilty of bureaucratic mismanagement, financing wasteful boondoggles, and promoting patently flawed policies, but in the end, the “winner” was never in doubt.  By a landslide margin, […]

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Gallup: Americans’ Confidence in Economy Reaches Monthly High in January

(CNSNews.com) – Americans’ confidence in the U.S. economy reached a nine-year high in January. Gallup’s U.S. Economic Confidence Index averaged +11 in January, the highest monthly average in Gallup’s nine-year trend, the pollster reported on Tuesday. In fact, Gallup said some of the three-day averages in January “marked new highs in Gallup’s tracking,” which began […]

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