It is the month of August, in a village
on the shores of the Black Sea. It is raining, and the little town
looks totally deserted. Times are tough—everybody is in debt, and
lives on credit.
Suddenly, a rich tourist comes to town. He enters the only hotel, lays
a 100 Euro note on the reception counter, and goes to inspect the
rooms upstairs in order to pick one.
The hotel proprietor takes the 100 Euro note and runs to pay his debt
to the butcher.
The Butcher takes the 100 Euro note, and runs to pay his debt to the
The pig farmer takes the 100 Euro note, and runs to pay his debt to
the supplier of his feed and fuel.
The supplier of feed and fuel takes the 100 Euro note and runs to pay
his debt to the town’s prostitute who, in these hard times, provided
her “services” on credit.
The hooker runs to the hotel, and pays off her debt with the 100 Euro
note to the hotel proprietor to pay for the rooms she rented when she
brought her clients there.
The hotel proprietor then lays the 100 Euro note back on the counter
so that the rich tourist will not suspect anything.
At that moment, the rich tourist comes down after inspecting the
rooms, takes his 100 Euro note, after saying that he did not like any
of the rooms, and leaves town.
No one earned anything. However, the whole town is now without debt,
and looks to the future with a lot of optimism….
And that, ladies and gentlemen,
is how the United States Government is doing business today.
at a recent rural
elementary school assembly in
East Texas, asked the audience for total quiet.
Then, in the silence, he started to slowly clap his hands once
every few seconds, holding the audience in total silence.
Then he said into the microphone,
time I clap my hands together, a child in America dies from
Then, little Richard Earl, with a proud
East Texas drawl,
pierced the quiet and said:
''Well, dumbass, stop clapping!
159 YEARS AGO
Do you know what happened
back in 1850, 159 years ago?
California became a state.
The State had no electricity.
State had no money.
Almost everyone spoke Spanish.
There were gunfights in the streets.
So basically, it was just like
women had real breasts and the men didn't