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Submitted by Eugene Hardy (Canada), Dec 7, 2006 at 23:25

In 1974, while doing research on international corporations in the library of the Asia Development Bank in Manila, Philippines, I found a cartoon of a board of corporation oficers pledging allegiance. There was no flag present. The caption read, "We pledge allegiance to the country that gives us the best deal." Those best deals are not doing the middle class a good deal. They are eliminating the middle class as a competive political power with in the country.

Another subject: How much more in taxes has the government taken in because of higher gas prises, and who really is behind the gas hikes? Eugene Hardy

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Title Commenter Date Thread
"UN a dinosaur" [123 words]Frank J. Brown, MDFeb 13, 2008 08:05120086
Middle class [105 words]Eugene HardyDec 7, 2006 23:2568713
"illegals" [850 words]Jackson DunlapNov 14, 2006 21:5366148
Amnesty of illegals by big business and the federal politicians [78 words]Joliet JakeJul 29, 2008 23:0866148
re your northern border [46 words]Helga WilliamsSep 20, 2006 18:4656708

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