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Ah Trumpy, the great (1% hedge fund) populist!

From Reuters here:

“For hedge funds, this is an unmitigated benefit as their tax liabilities could drop significantly,” said Robert Willens, an independent tax consultant.

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Ah, neoliberal Obama!

From Zero Hedge here:

..in what may be his first paid speaking arrangement, Obama will be paid $400,000 to speak at Cantor Fitzgerald’s healthcare conference this September, setting the benchmark for how much an hour of the former president’s time will cost going forward.

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Smells a little Clinton Foundation-y, no?

From the Daily Beast here:

Ivanka Trump, daughter and adviser to President Trump, is building a fund for female entrepreneurs, Axios reported Wednesday. “The statistics and results prove that when you invest in women and girls, it benefits both developed and developing economies,” Trump told reporter Mike Allen in Berlin.

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Lady Facebook returns with a big dodgy nugget!

Headline from the Daily Beast:

Sheryl Sandberg, feminist author and chief operating officer of Facebook, says the social-media giant doesn’t see itself as a publisher or an “arbiter of the truth.” The social-networking site has come under fire in recent months for not appropriately fighting “fake news” articles published on its pages.

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Even after the election Hillary has continued to dig a hole!

From the Washington Post here:

A new Washington Post-ABC News poll confirms this — in spades. And, in fact, it shows more buyer’s remorse for Trump’s opponent in the 2016 election, Hillary Clinton.

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The lifestyles of the creme de la creme of ill Wall St. bitches!

From Bloomberg here:

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A former Lone Star Funds executive, who asked judges to weigh the value of “genius” in a bid to win a bigger share of a $225 million fortune than his ex-wife, lost his divorce appeal at a London court on Tuesday.

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But Donnie, you poison the youth too!

From the real life Twatter account of Donald Trump:

The Wall is a very important tool in stopping drugs from pouring into our country and…

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