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Preparing to Homestead: Economic Reasons for Jumping on the Bandwagon

There are a lot of factors to consider when deciding to homestead. They include financial cost, time commitment, animal husbandry responsibility, environmental factors, legal restrictions and considerations, and overall impact on your family. 1,019 more words

Lifestyle

What U.S. Deficits and Debt Mean To You, Unspun

Politicians, even Mr. Trump, avoid honest economics like a bomb-laden jihadi avoids the airport x-ray machine. For very similar reasons. But the rest of us must live in economic reality, unlike the politicos. 561 more words

Politics

3 New Slogans For Trump Now That He Hears Unemployment Is 42%

Earlier this week Donald Trump told supporters to not believe that America has a 5% unemployment rate. He hears it’s more like 42%!

Here are 3 new slogans we propose for Trump: 77 more words

Humor

How American tipping grew out of racism

http://qz.com/609293/how-american-tipping-grew-out-of-racism/?utm_medium=email&utm_source=digg

In the US, restaurant servers work under a very different pay system than most people. Beyond a small hourly rate, their employers don’t pay their wages—customers do. 534 more words

Articles

Is This Debt’s Last Rattle? by Raúl Ilargi Meijer

By Raúl Ilargi Meijer at theautomaticearth.com:

What we see happening today is why we called our news overview the “Debt Rattle” 8 years ago. The last gasps of a broken system ravished by the very much cancer-like progress of debt. 467 more words

Economics