Top 10 of the Wealthiest Families in the World
By Sean Ross Updated May 17, 2019
Regardless of your particular financial status, keeping tabs on the ultra-rich—whether with admiration, envy, or resentment—is perhaps more pleasurable and less demanding than researching a mortgage, or shopping for online brokers, or getting schooled on complex topics in finance and economics like how exchange-traded funds work and the pros and cons of GDP.
To be sure, the appeal of wealthy families reflects a culture that fetishizes wealth and lionizes the rich. The upper echelon of business leaders is a kind of celebrity, as scrutinized for their ability to perform as athletes, actors, and politicians. Perhaps these individuals help humanize impersonal businesses.
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chattels "How dreadful are the curses which Mohammedanism lays on its votaries! Besides the fanatical frenzy, which is as dangerous in a man as hydrophobia in a dog, there is this fearful fatalistic apathy. The effects are apparent in many countries.
Improvident habits, slovenly systems of agriculture, sluggish methods of commerce, and insecurity of property exist wherever the followers of the Prophet rule or live. A degraded sensualism deprives this life of its grace and refinement; the next of its dignity and sanctity.
The fact that in Mohammedan law every woman must belong to some man as his absolute property – either as a child, a wife, or a concubine – must delay the final extinction of slavery until the faith of Islam has ceased to be a great power among men. Individual Moslems may show splendid qualities.
Samson: US officials: No plan to wage war on Iran
Three US military officials said there was no plan to wage war against Iran in the face of escalating verbal confrontations between Washington and Tehran.
"There is no feasible plan, or anything like that, to deploy large-scale forces in the Gulf," Time magazine quoted officials as saying on Friday. "It requires knowledge of what emergency situations we must address," said one of the officers interviewed by the magazine.
According to the magazine, the three unnamed military officials are involved in the planning and supervision of military forces in the region.
Albert Einstein’s Incredible Work Ethic
By James Clear | Creativity
As soon as he hung up the phone, Ralph Morse knew that he needed to get moving. He was still 90 miles away and there wouldn’t be much time before people began to hear the news. Albert Einstein had just died.
Morse was a photographer for LIFE Magazine. He drove down to Princeton, New Jersey as fast as possible, but other members of the media had already been alerted by the time he arrived. Morse would later recall the situation by saying,
“Einstein died at Princeton Hospital, so I headed there first. But it was chaos — journalists, photographers, onlookers. So I headed over to Einstein’s office at the Institute for Advanced Studies.
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Restored Republic via a GCR: Update as of May 18 2019
Compiled 18 May 12:01 am by Judy Byington
Below is a summary of information from the Internet. It would be up to the individual reader to do their own research and decide whether or not it is valid.
Judy Note: 800#s and exchange/redemption appointments were expected to begin at any time and continue to Fri. May 24. Prosperity Packages were expected to have finished delivery Fri. evening May 17.
Next Mon. May 20 could be another Black Monday as the Stock Market headed for implosion after Trump’s ordered release of the Comey Report and declassification (DECLAS) of FISA court abuse, misconduct.