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10 Stories From The Cold, Hard Streets Of America That Will Break Your Heart

10 Stories From The Cold, Hard Streets Of America That Will Break Your Heart | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
If the economy is really getting better, then why have millions upon millions of formerly middle class Americans been pushed to the point of utter despair? 
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Cities All Over America Are Becoming Extremely Cruel To The Homeless

Cities All Over America Are Becoming Extremely Cruel To The Homeless | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
Have you ever given food to a homeless person?  Well, if you do it again in the future it might be a criminal act depending on where you live.  Right now,
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John Mauldin

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John Mauldin: Three Urgent Steps To Take Right Now As Interest Rates Begin To Explode Higher Three urgent steps to take right now as
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No Janet Yellen, The Economy Is NOT “Getting Better”

No Janet Yellen, The Economy Is NOT “Getting Better” | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
On Tuesday, new Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen went before Congress and confidently declared that the economic recovery gained greater traction in the
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The Most Important Thing

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Do our lives have meaning?  Why were we put here?  What is going to happen to us when we die?  Below I have addressed those questions.  I encourage you to
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The Almighty Dollar Is In Peril As The Global ‘De-Dollarization’ Trend Accelerates

The Almighty Dollar Is In Peril As The Global ‘De-Dollarization’ Trend Accelerates | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
As the Obama administration continues to alienate almost everyone else around the entire planet, an increasing number of prominent international voices are
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I work at a pet supply store and we just got this new uhhhhh, toy? | uberHumor.com

I work at a pet supply store and we just got this new uhhhhh, toy? | uberHumor.com | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
uberHumor.com: Probably the funniest site on the net...
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BBC rejects claim that climate sceptic Lord Lawson is being silenced

BBC rejects claim that climate sceptic Lord Lawson is being silenced | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
Former chancellor accuses broadcaster of 'outrageous behaviour' and trying to stifle debate on global warming Continue reading...
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Border crisis update: White House is renovating its bowling alley

Border crisis update: White House is renovating its bowling alley | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
Focus.
You can’t spend all of your time as president of the most powerful country in the world golfing, drinking beer, and shooting pool. Some days, you’ve gotta bowl. Frankly, given how bad he is at bowling, he could use the practice.
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Government Reports Record Success! More People on Welfare than Ever Before, Yay!

Government Reports Record Success! More People on Welfare than Ever Before, Yay! | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
Nothing seems to threaten the civil government in this country more than the possibility that we won’t feel that we need it.
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Look Out for Dealer “Holdback” When Negotiating a New Car

Look Out for Dealer “Holdback” When Negotiating a New Car | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
Buying a car can be stressful. Most dealers are pretty skilled negotiators, and sometimes the price breakdown of a vehicle can be a bit confusing. Next time you're negotiating, you might want to consider something called dealer "holdback."
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John Wayne's heirs duke it out with university over right to name whiskey

John Wayne's heirs duke it out with university over right to name whiskey | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
John Wayne's heirs to sue Duke University in Northern Carolina over their attempts to scotch plans for branded bourbon, which are currently on ice Continue reading...
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5 REALLY Important Things I Just Filled Out on a Form for Day Camp

5 REALLY Important Things I Just Filled Out on a Form for Day Camp | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
I just spent 40 minutes filling out forms for my kids to go to Day Camp. There are forms at school, at the doctor, at the dentist, at soccer, at gymnastics, and anywhere else you go. I find it hard to believe in today’s day and age that I still have to fill out forms for my children with paper and pen. Each time I am faced with this task a voice inside my head says, “Isn’t there an App for this?”

Nope. And so here we are 40 minutes later...
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Epidemic Of Hunger: New Report Says 49 Million Americans Are Dealing With Food Insecurity

Epidemic Of Hunger: New Report Says 49 Million Americans Are Dealing With Food Insecurity | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
If the economy really is getting better, then why are nearly 50 million Americans dealing with food insecurity?  In 1854, Henry David Thoreau observed that
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Hillary Clinton Has Got To Be Joking – This Is What ‘Dead Broke’ Actually Looks Like…

Hillary Clinton Has Got To Be Joking – This Is What ‘Dead Broke’ Actually Looks Like… | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
During a recent interview with Diane Sawyer, Hillary Clinton claimed that Bill and her were dead broke when they left the White House.  And then on Sunday,
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On The 100th Anniversary Of The Federal Reserve Here Are 100 Reasons To Shut It Down Forever

On The 100th Anniversary Of The Federal Reserve Here Are 100 Reasons To Shut It Down Forever | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
December 23rd, 1913 is a date which will live in infamy.  That was the day when the Federal Reserve Act was pushed through Congress.  Many members of Congress
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Inflation? Only If You Look At Food, Water, Gas, Electricity And Everything Else

Inflation? Only If You Look At Food, Water, Gas, Electricity And Everything Else | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
Have you noticed that prices are going up rapidly?  If so, you are certainly not alone.  But Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen, the Obama administration and
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Did You Know?

Did You Know? | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
Did you know that there is a huge mountain of evidence for the Christian faith? Did you know that logic and reason actually lead people toward God and not
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The FAA is set to ban a popular hobby I participate in that gives you a first-person view from RC aircraft. Please take a moment to learn about this hobby and why it’s important we stop them.

The FAA is set to ban a popular hobby I participate in that gives you a first-person view from RC aircraft. Please take a moment to learn about this hobby and why it’s important we stop them. | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
uberHumor.com: Probably the funniest site on the net...
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How To Learn Ventriloquism

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Why Saddle Taxpayers with Detention? Simply Send Illegal Aliens Back

Why Saddle Taxpayers with Detention? Simply Send Illegal Aliens Back | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
Gee, a former Congressman says what I said weeks ago when this started:
Take all illegals to the airport, ask them for their nation of origin, and put them onboard a plane home.
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Feds to Tennessee on Obamacare: Obedience is Mandatory

Feds to Tennessee on Obamacare: Obedience is Mandatory | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
From the Tennessean: “Feds give Tennessee 10 days to address ACA failures.” The federal director of Medicaid programs has put Tennessee on notice that it has failed to provide services for people as required by the Affordable Care Act and is giving...
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Hillary Clinton's Story: Court Made Me Defend Rapist/I Did It as a Favor

Hillary Clinton's Story: Court Made Me Defend Rapist/I Did It as a Favor | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
For the record, I have no problem with the fact that, as a lawyer, Hillary Clinton defended a rapist. To the extent that she defends herself by pointing out that she was doing the job she was supposed to do, I think her defense works.
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Here's Some More Bad News for McDonald's and Yum! Brands (MCD, YUM)

Here's Some More Bad News for McDonald's and Yum! Brands (MCD, YUM) | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
The most recent fast-food survey by Consumer Reports has some news for McDonald's and Yum! Brands... and it's not good. - Adem Tahiri - Consumer Goods
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I Found My Mother's Vibrator and it Changed Our Relationship

I Found My Mother's Vibrator and it Changed Our Relationship | My Umbrella Cockatoo, TIKI | Scoop.it
The thing about growing up as an only child is you don’t have any siblings to give you the nitty-gritty details about sex. Sure, my mom kindly presented me with an illustrated edition of “Where Did I Come From?” when I was in elementary school, but even then the booked struck me as wholesome and G-rated. To get the real dirt, I had just two options: A) Alyssa, the delinquent with flaming red hair who lived across the street; or B) HBO’s Sex and the City.
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