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Today on CNN:
An example of why the bailout was necessary was to tell the story of a builder in California who was forced to abandon construction on quite a number of unfinished houses because his bank cut off his credit.
I would say hooray for the bank if in their judgement the risk was too great.
As I understrand (not my field) the building business if after examination of a project it is approved the bank begins to extend $$$
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World Population Trends
Population Data has been taken from the United States Census of 2001, and by the United Nations Population Database. All Data can be verified.
Cause effects data has been taken from numerous sources from historical books.
2002 Current Populations -
World Population 6.4 Billion
Total US Population = 284, 796,887
US Racial Percentage Population =
The Young Turks and….
We’ve Got Plenty Of Nothing !
Does the word “Change” begin to take on new meaning ?
Has your faith in the value of using smoke and mirrors to manage an economy begun to evaporate ?
We have successfully moved from selling ten pounds of S… in a five pound bag to our “sophisticated” countrymen/women to selling one filled with nothing but “air”.
A goodly number of our intelligent citizens
"Founding Member of the Keating Five
Back in the old days, defendants in famous trials got numbers -- the Chicago Eight, the Gang of Four, the Dave Clark Five, the Daytona 500. McCain was one of the "Keating Five," congressmen investigated on ethics charges for strenuously helping convicted racketeer Charles Keating after he gave them large campaign contributions and vacation trips.
Charles Keating was convicted of racketeering and fraud in both state and federal court