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Short Story: Scum of the City

A short story in the genre of realistic fiction, my favorite. 

I’m taking the RAPD bus that connects downtown Reno to the mall. I swipe my card and say… 295 more words

Fiction

Is America "On the Beach" about its retirement funding crisis?

Is America simply waiting for the huge, coming crisis in retirement funding to overtake us? What happens then?

The situation reminds me of the 1959 movie, … 707 more words

Economics

Leitfaden der Innovationen im Kampf gegen die Armut

100 geniale Erfindungen für die Länder des Süden

Und wenn die technische Innovation sich in den Dienstdes Kampfes gegen die Armut stellen würde?

DieserLeitfaden, dem 30 Jahre Erfahrung mit Afrika zugrundeliegen, enthält ein Verzeichnis und Beschreibungen vonüber 100 Technologien für die Menschen in den Entwicklungsländern auf dem afrikanischen, asiatischen undsüdamerikanischen Kontinent. 66 more words

English

"N.A.T.O(the North American Take Over.)"

Ladies aaaaaand gentlemen, tonight we proudly present, the bringer of peace, the giver of freedom and democracy, the champion of all sovereign independent nations in the world. 10 more words

Art

A Day At The Opera.

Culture is not for those at the peak of it’s perceived summit, yet for those gazing up at it’s fallacy from he depths of it’s true heart…

Art

Chicken back fat now on sale , as poverty bites Jamaicans.

As poverty continues to gallop under the austerity brought on by the PNP after over 22 years of leadership, the Jamaican population have to keep finding creative ways to survive. 210 more words

Economics

The surefire formula for economic recovery

There is a simple and guaranteed way to grow the economy in such a way that it truly lifts all boats, providing increased wealth for rich and poor alike. 442 more words

US Politics