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chattels: Kurdish bloc calls for internationalization of the issue of corruption in Iraq Release Date: 2018/2/19 9:37 • http://www.alliraqnews.com/modules/news/article.php?storyid=71380
MichelleL: I'm working very half arsedly on my taxes - do you believe an 18 dollar bank interest cost me 8 dollars in taxes?
Spectra: @MichelleL weird
Spectra: @MichelleL yes
Inspiring Presidential Quotes On Life, Liberty, And The Pursuit Of Happiness
By Drake Baer
John F Kennedy In honor of America's 238th birthday, we collected the finest aphorisms to come from the Oval Office.
They include life lessons from George Washington, leadership advice from Thomas Jefferson, and reflections on success from Abraham Lincoln.
These leaders probably had the toughest job in the world. Here are a few of the things they learned from it.
GreatlyBlessed: Old article, but interesting nonetheless..
Zimbabwe’s trillion-dollar note: from worthless paper to hot investment
The central bank of Zimbabwe issued $100,000,000,000,000 notes during the last days of hyperinflation in 2009, and they barely paid for a loaf of bread. But their value has shot up
A trillion, by the way, is a million million. There are 12 zeros in a trillion.
It Looks like Dinarians are't the only frustrated folks this morning.........
Samson: Protesters storm the Ministry of Finance building to avoid responding to their demands
19th February, 2018
A group of teachers stormed the demonstrators on Monday, the Ministry of Finance in protest against the non-launch of bonuses and promotions.
The correspondent of "Al-Ghad Press" in Baghdad, that a group of teachers demonstrated in front of the Ministry of Finance, at the invitation of the teachers' union, to launch bonuses and promotions, which were suspended by the ministry.
He added that the demonstrators and two hours after their demonstration in front of the ministry, did not get them any official from the ministry to negotiate with them or know their demands, so they decided to enter the ministry.