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A Moment to Acknowledge Reality & the Poor

At this time of year, some people take a moment to reflect on the poor.  Others, of course, dedicate their lives to the the poor.  But many people who are not poor do not spend a lot of time thinking about the poor. “The poor.”  Sounds...
by Brooklyn Bread on Dec 19, 2016

“Gambling Addiction Can Happen to Anyone. A Lawyer, A Policeman, Even a Postal Worker.”

“The holidays for many addicted gamblers can be a dangerous time while out “chasing” money they may need for holiday gifts or travel. I know I did it many, many Christmas’ past within my own past gambling addiction. So many w...

NORTH CAROLINA REPUBLICANS LOST GOV’S RACE-NOW THEY ARE TRYING TO UNDERMINE NEW DEMOCRATIC GOV?

NORTH CAROLINA REPUBLICANS LOST GOV’S RACE-NOW THEY ARE TRYING TO UNDERMINE NEW DEMOCRATIC GOV? AND THIS IS THE MAIN REASON WHY I AM SAYING WE NEED TO HAVE A CIVIL WAR IN AMERICA IT IS URGENT THAT WE DROP OFF ALL THE MEMBERS OF THE GOP SUCH AS...
by The Politics of Everything on Dec 15, 2016

What We’ve Lost as We’ve Gotten Richer

I have always been struck by how my grandparents, aunts and uncles on both my mother’s and my father’s side said the same unbelievable phrase to me: “We didn’t know we were poor!”  I have marveled at this my whole life.
by Brooklyn Bread on Aug 24, 2016

NEWSHOUR BOOKSHELF - "White Trash"

"The origin of ‘white trash,' and why class is still an issue in the U.S." PBS NewsHour 8/16/2016ExcerptSUMMARY:  In “White Trash,” Nancy Isenberg delves into the history of class in America, starting with British colonization.  At th...
by Mage Soapbox on Aug 22, 2016

AS LONG AS YOU HAVE A DOG

Several years ago while driving in the car with Reece, we pulled up to a stoplight next to a humble and broken down house. The house looked as if it had been deserted, and if it… Continue Reading… The post AS LONG AS YOU HAVE A DOG appeared...
by Let There Be Pets on Aug 9, 2016

Autonomy for the Episcopal Church of Haiti: The Haitian Episcopate and Haitian BIshops, Part 3 in series

(This is the third of a three part series on the Episcopal Church of Haiti. Events may outrace some of what is written, but what is here is background, hopefully of some accuracy and use, for whatever transpires.) Money, money, money, makes the wor...
by Preludium on Jul 31, 2016

He Didn’t Even Try

By the end of what might be called the “asylum era,” most superintendents or administrators were buried under mountains of paperwork. Almost all public facilities were overcrowded and understaffed, which meant poor care and  more problem...

It doesn’t just make you grouchy: Poor sleep ‘also makes you more FORGETFUL’

RESEARCH has finally confirmed what most of us take for granted – poor sleepers are more likely to be forgetful as well as unhappy. Read more here: Daily Express :: Health Feed...
by Celebrity gossip news on Jul 28, 2016

Recession Busting Hacks-You Might Have a $1,000 in Your Pocket

  Poor Man Survival Self Reliance tools for independent minded people… www.poormansurvivor.net ISSN 2161-5543 A Digest of Urban Survival Resources   "The trouble with most folks isn't so much their ignorance,   as knowing so many t...
by Urban Survival Resources on Jul 19, 2016

Jeremy Grantham: ‘Still No Signs Of An Equity Bubble About To Break’

Right before the weekend, Jeremy Grantham, the British-born investment strategist and founder/former chairman of Grantham, Mayo, Van Otterloo & Co. (currently overseeing $99 billion in client assets), penned an article on the Barron’s website...
by Survival And Prosperity on Jul 18, 2016

Crawling Up The Hill, Hoping to See More of The Light…

My regular readers have heard me relate some of my trials and tribulations here—the stress I (and far too many others) suffer in this grossly materialistic age…  And, I suppose I should mention that in spite of what I’ll say in int...
by Notes from An Alien on Jul 15, 2016

​ Emergency Funds Reply to “Rich Dad, Poor Dad” author on Millennial savers are losers

Recently Rober Kiyosaki said on CNBC if millennials want to have a step ahead, they should fire their saving account and jump into debt. “Savers are losers”, he says. I am a big fan of his book “Rich Dad, Poor Dad” but it’s hard for me to a...
by Your Smart Credit on Jul 10, 2016

Engine 2 Diet Ways for Healthy Body Conditions

In this day, there appears the type of Engine 2 Diet as the healthy diet ways. But, have you understood what does the engine mean? The mean of this engine 2 in diet type is the plan diet action in some following steps. What steps? You can get the ans...

How to Achieve Financial Freedom and Build Wealth

In this post you’ll learn how to achieve financial freedom and build wealth. When you’ve finished reading, you’ll understand the four categories income is generated from: employee, self-employed, investing, and business. This comes...
by OddBall Wealth on Jul 9, 2016

GETTING THE DEGREE - Innovative Program for Poor Students

"Innovative program helps even the playing field for poor students — and boost graduation rates" PBS NewsHour 6/28/2016ExcerptSUMMARY:  For Georgia State’s Tyler Mulvenna, a $900 grant from an innovative retention program let him live on cam...
by Mage Soapbox on Jul 4, 2016

The EU is not "outward-looking"...

Many Remain campaigners have lashed out, describing the vote to Leave the EU as being somehow "unprogressive". As usual with these types of people, for all that they claim to be progressive, global, and non-racist, their views are hopelessly parochia...
by Devil's Kitchen on Jun 27, 2016

Giveaway, Sederhana dan Sedikit Saja

Dalam hidup, kita selalu bisa menemukan sesosok orang yang mampu memberi inspirasi kita untuk terus bersemangat dan berkarya. Untuk kasus sederhana, sewaktu SMP kelas satu dan dua, gue adalah seorang gembel nista yang kerjaannya cuma bisa cengengesan...

Jeremy Grantham Made Commander Of The Order Of The British Empire

Jeremy Grantham, the British-born investment strategist and founder/former chairman of Grantham, Mayo, Van Otterloo & Co. (currently oversees $99 billion in client assets), was recently made a Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British...
by Survival And Prosperity on Jun 20, 2016

On weeding the garden, here and there

There’s a lot to be said for growing a garden, especially one as big as mine here at Cathedral Drive Farm in Hope Ness, on the Bruce Peninsula, in Ontario, Canada. It’s like ballet, or any other creative discipline that requires your absolute dev...
by Finding Hope Ness on Jun 19, 2016


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