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A Hundred Percent of Nothing

Timgabz Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 9:15 AM
I know of the Robert Mugabe situation 1st hand. Started all hunky dorey. Popularity sailed him through re election of giving. The country went bankrupt and he got nasty. They turned on him and he became nastier.

JoAnn Watson, Detroit city council member, said, "Our people in an overwhelming way supported the re-election of this president, and there ought to be a quid pro quo." In other words, President Obama should send the nearly bankrupted city of Detroit millions in taxpayer bailout money. But there's a painful lesson to be learned from decades of political hustling and counsel by intellectuals and urban experts.

In 1960, Detroit's population was 1.6 million. Blacks were 29 percent, and whites were 70 percent. Today, Detroit's population has fallen precipitously to 707,000, of which blacks are 84 percent and whites 8 percent....