Something people forget about Social Security: It’s America’s biggest anti-poverty program, by far

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The official poverty rate isn’t that great a guide to the state of poverty in the United States. It’s defined as the amount of money a family of three would have to make to spend less than one-third of their income on food in 1963 and 1964. Seriously. The only changes from a half-century ago […]


‘Please God, use it on yourself’: Nikki Haley’s new gun sparks bloodthirst

, , , , ,!/Beretta_USA/status/416256001428692992 South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley loves the new gun she received on Christmas. Beretta was just as pleased with the purchase, tweeting, “Thank you, Nikki Haley, for picking me.” Not so pleased? The gun-grabbing bed wetters who apparently like their women defenseless. As predicted, they just couldn’t help parading their hatred, inanity and ignorance […]