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Posted on April 16 at 7:27 a.m.

Yes, for some reason, my link gets thrown back to the home page.

Try going to www.worldeconomics.com

Then go to economic indicators

Then go to global growth monitor

Please note the graph "Share of world Real GDP".

In the last 50 years, Asia has the highest growth rates, the Americas second, and Europe is dead last.

And yes Dan, Germany is the one decent economy in Europe. The only problem is that Europe also has the highly dysfunctional economies of France, Spain, Italy, Greece, Ireland and Portugal. Most ot the rest of Europe is somewhere in between. If there ever is an example of a country that we don't want to follow the example of, France would have to be it.

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Posted on April 15 at 8:40 p.m.

As you requested.

http://www.worldeconomics.com/papers/...

On A Fair American Flat Tax

Posted on April 15 at 5:50 p.m.

Look at the economies that have the highest rates of redistribution of wealth. These are mostly the economies of Europe. These are also the countries with the lowest growth rates. Coincidence? NOT!

On A Fair American Flat Tax

Posted on April 15 at 11:31 a.m.

You're right John. We should all just kill ourselves and let nature take back the earth and it will be like we were all never here.

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Posted on April 15 at 6:16 a.m.

IMHO, taxes are much less of an issue than spending. When we spend $13B on a single aircraft carrier, when our social safety net programs balloon out of control, something needs to be done. Solve the spending issue first, then tackle our obscenely complex tax code.

On A Fair American Flat Tax

Posted on April 14 at 6:10 p.m.

I'm sure that the stabbings that occurred which police responded to would never have occurred if only they had allowed music. IT"S ALL THE FAULT OF THE POLICE!!!!

On Have We Had Enough Deltopia Yet?

Posted on April 14 at 1:16 p.m.

I wouldn't call you anything but your name, but since you brought this subject up, it was responded to.

On Petty or Prejudice?

Posted on April 14 at 11:52 a.m.

How about "height challenged"? That should fit the bill for our politically correct society.

On Petty or Prejudice?

Posted on April 14 at 5:48 a.m.

The starwhackers are headed their way!

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Posted on April 13 at 10:30 p.m.

This "parent" is in denial. The police were responding to a stabbing when this riot started. So much for the peaceful, fun-loving atmosphere.

Ironically, this parent would likely to be one of the first to sue the university or the police if their kid was injured or killed in one of these drunken rampages.

On Sheriff's Office Provoked Deltopia Riot

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