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Australia’s Bread and Circuses

From Daily Reckoning, by Greg Canavan

MELBOURNE — If you didn’t already know, today is a public holiday in Victoria.

The reason? Ummm…the AFL Grand Final is tomorrow. 576 more words


The new bread-and-circuses era

In the sophisticated — as yet un-named — era into which the advanced countries are now moving as we leave metal-bashing behind us, how will future historians describe us? 330 more words

Bread and Circuses – The Shady, Slimy and Corrupt World of Taxpayer Funded Sports Stadiums

Source: Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, by Michael Krieger

Like pretty much everything in the modern U.S. economy, wealthy and connected people fleecing taxpayers in order to earn even greater piles of money is also the business model when it comes to sports stadiums. 823 more words

Propaganda, Fraud, And Outright Lies