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Reporting from the bleacher seats …

Ttl;dr?! At it’s root, the value of money is it allows us to efficiently transfer or exchange goods and services. Hanging out at the root of all evil, billionaires are hoarders. Eat the rich. We ride at midnight. ______________ Spring cleaning. Written pre-COVID-19, the text still stands. May 2020 updates below. ______________ Bartering I don’t …

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Note: Somewhere in the interwebs of drafting and publishing posts, I smashed an existing post with the post below. My bad. My apologies. My practice is that if I republish, it is to correct an error. Not to change the body of a text. As such I have restored the text of the original post …

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tl;dr!? If $1 bought 1 inch, literally how much distance you could buy with increasing orders of magnitude? Note: This information originally appeared in “Can we finally agree that trickle down doesn’t?” I have expanded the original text to include: scientific notation individuals or classes of people as markers of attainment a trillion inches or …

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tl;dr?! Billionaires are a natural outcome of a system built to grow billionaires. Poverty is a natural outcome of a system built to grow billionaires. Eat Tax the rich. Or! How about this? Value labor. Increase wages regardless. I’ll make the case. Here we go! January 22, 2020 – A check of the Googles today …

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Tl;dr?! Apparently it’s all the rage to run for President of the United States if you have a billion dollars (US) — and I’m looking at you, Tom Steyer and you, late-entry, Michael Bloomberg. Don’t you have better things to do with your billions? This is my take of how to spend a billion dollars …

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