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Moroccan Pottery, Obamaphones, and Gaydar: How the Government Wasted Your Money This Year

lneedhelp Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 5:24 PM
So, that would be 40% inaccurate, and w/ the error of margin, likely closer to 45% wrong..... Wow, that's some study. Stereotyping, sexual profiling, pigeonholing a person by appearance, measuring a person not by the content of their character, but, by the way they 'look' to you on a given day.Wow, that's progress.
22Tango Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 5:49 PM
,,, or closer to 65% right.

Give me a 60% win rate in Vegas and I'll be a millionaire before the sun sets tonight.
Senator Tom Coburn released the Wastebook 2012 today detailing the 100 most egregious wastes of taxpayer money. The two hundred page report details waste in all manner of federal spending - from multi-billion dollar programs all the way down to a $300 grant to a small-town library for a Star Wars-themed event. It's emblematic of the waste found everywhere in the federal budget.

Coburn details a $27 million U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) program for pottery classes in Morocco. The program, which has a questionable premise in the first place, was doomed due to incompetence and mismanagement....