Daily Topics - Tuesday October 14th, 2014

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- both narrated by Leonardo DiCaprio

Hour One: How Rupert Murdoch killed Ronan Farrow...

Hour Two: Liberty means lower pay for women... Sabrina Schaeffer, Independent Women's Forum

Hour Three: Why are we number one in violence?

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mathboy 7 years 14 weeks ago
#1

I recently got an e-mail newsletter from my Republican so-called representative that was laid out so concisely I had to respond. One of his three bullet points for reforming the Congress was having a balanced-budget amendment.

I explained that war is the primary reason to allow a sovereign government to have debt. Then I told him that the founders were worried about standing armies and paper money--both of which we have now and don't worry about--but explicitly allowed the Congress to borrow money, and there just might be a reason for that.

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mathboy 7 years 14 weeks ago
#2

Disturbingly, FDR set free trade as a goal for the United Nations.

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