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[U.S.] “State and Local Income, Sales and Property Taxes All Hit Records in 2017”

“Real state and local income, sales and property taxes all hit records in 2017, according to data released this week by the Census Bureau. State and local governments collected a record $404,509,000,000 in individual income taxes in 2017, according to … Continue reading

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Good News: “US added 700,000 new millionaires in 2017”

“The number of millionaire households in the U.S. jumped by more than 700,000 last year, thanks to surging stock prices and housing values, according to a new report. The U.S. now has more than 11 million millionaire households, according to … Continue reading

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Good News: [Chicago] “Homicides down 25 percent, shootings down 30 percent from violent 2016 and 2017”

“Homicides are down in Chicago by about 25 percent compared to 2016 and 2017, years when the city was hit with its worst violence in about two decades, according to data kept by the Tribune. The number of people shot … Continue reading

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Good News: “Federal Government Cut 16,000 Jobs in 2017”

“The federal government employed 16,000 fewer people in December 2017 than it did in December 2016, according to data released today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. State governments employed 19,000 fewer people in December 2017 than they did in … Continue reading

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Slavery in 2017: Slave markets in Libya

“The reports that black Africans are being sold at slave markets in ‘liberated’ Libya for as little as $400 is a terrible indictment of the so-called ‘humanitarian intervention’ carried out by NATO to topple the government of Muammar Gaddafi in … Continue reading

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“U.S. Ran $666 Billion Deficit In Fiscal 2017, Sixth Highest on Record”

“The federal budget deficit widened in fiscal year 2017 to the sixth highest deficit on record as government spending growth outpaced growth in tax collections for the second year in a row, the Treasury Department said Thursday. The budget shortfall … Continue reading

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Alex Jones Roasts Eminem! Watch!

LMAO! This makes me feel ashamed I used to like him. Epic quotes like “You little bitch”, “wanna be thug”, and “It looks like he took a dump in his pants!” incoming. Eminem, I hate it for you. If your … Continue reading

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