After the philosophy course, I decided to give you some economics info, in the form of a few jokes to lighten the mood.:
Q: What is the difference between capitalism and socialism?
A: Capitalism produces an unequal distribution of wealth. Socialism produces an equal distribution of shortages.
Q: What would be the biggest problem for a communist building compnay in Sahara?
A: The shortages of sand.
Q. What is the difference between a democracy and a social democracy?
A. They both look the same, as do a chair and an electric chair.
Seriously, I am pretty happy about recent Polish election results. While Germany muddles, it seems Poland had decided to brave the needed reforms. Hopefully, other EU countries will follow Poland - EU economy needs all the help it can get. The issue it faces is not overtaking the US, but staying ahead of the Asia...
Victory at the Fourth Circuit: Court of Appeals allows Wikimedia Foundation v. NSA to proceed - The decision marks an important victory for the privacy and free expression rights of Wikimedia users.
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