• Juventus Have Sold $60 Million Of Ronaldo Jerseys In 24 Hours

    2 monthes ago - By Forbes

    Juventus have sold $62.4 million of Ronaldo jerseys in 24 hours, nearly half his transfer fee. On closer inspection, however, the Italian club still have a lot more merchandise to sell before they can even think about breaking even.
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  • Nearly 40 Million Americans Are Still On Food Stamps

    Nearly 40 Million Americans Are Still On Food Stamps

    2 monthes ago - By The Economic Collapse

    If the U.S. economy is “doing well”, then why are almost 40 million Americans still on food stamps? That number is almost exactly where it was at the end of the last recession, and supposedly we have made so much progress since that time. Of course any progress that has been made has been extremely uneven. Earlier today, I wrote about how the gap between the rich and the poor in this country is the biggest that it has been since the 1920s. For years, the Federal Reserve's quantitative easing program pumped “hot money” into the financial markets, and that was an enormous blessing to the top...
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