Wednesday, September 14, 2016
A lot of what both of 'em say is a load of crop-nutrient.
Lawsuits Are US: Adopting the TPP would add another 10,085 subsidiaries of foreign corporation to the roster of those able to sue the US taxpayer for 'lost profits.' Adding the TTIP would heap on 26,961 more. The full employment acts for lawyers.
Are They Idiots? There's no such thing as an estate tax, it's a tax on incompetent billionaires who don't want to pay for competent tax advice.
Buck Rogers: Robots and AI devices are expected to eliminate lots of jobs for humans in areas as diverse as customer service, trucking, warehousing and bus and taxi services – increasing unemployment by 6%. Retraining as brain surgeons is an option. Or economists.
Double Entry Bookkeeping: So far, the invasions of Iraq and Afghanistan have cost the US nearly $5 trillion.
Noted: “The [Donald J. Trump Foundation[ acts as a conduit, receiving gifts from individuals and other wealthy people’s foundations and then distributing those gifts to charities under the Donald J. Trump Foundation name, typically with no credit given to the donor or donors funding the Trump Foundation gift'” Much like another family's foundation...
W/O Comment: The Earth is heating up faster than it has in millions of years.
A Parting Shot:
Posted by Charles Kingsley Michaelson, III at 7:26 AM