Recently U.S. businessman and billionaire Donald Trump announced that he was running for U.S. president in the 2016 election.
He doesn't have too many kind words to say about the current U.S. politicians - referring to them as "losers". In addition, Mr. Trump says the American dream is dead!
Check him out here.
I was recently interviewed by Forbes magazine about the upcoming elections for the next British Prime Minister. One of the candidates - Mr. Ed Milliband - promised that if he were to become the next Prime Minister he would freeze gas and power prices for everybody in the United Kingdom - until 2017!
Wow, I thought American politicians made ridiculous campaign promises. But Mr. Milleband takes the cake! LOL!
Despite President Obama’s dictating that Russia is increasingly “isolated,” it appears they have found a whole new set of friends to play with in the global trade sandpit.
In retaliation to Western sanctions, Putin yesterday unveiled a total food import ban from all sanctioning nations, and, just as the BRICS created their own ‘IMF-lite’ away from Washington’s prying eyes, Russia plans to substitute banned goods with not just domestic supplies but imports from Latin America, China, and several other nations. Agriculture Minister Nikolai Fedorov said “no food shortages are expected,” but more isolation for the West…
Russia is already turning away trucks at the border and cancelling orders (as FruitNet reports)...
Food ban doesn’t apply to Switzerland
Russians won’t feel dramatic changes, incl. in restaurants; “bon appetit” to all, Fedorov says
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Seems like once again, US sanctions have forced retaliation from Russia that economically impacts the US (and European) economies – just like Jack Lew said it would not…
Please read more here.
Denzel Washington in the movie Malcolm X.
A California tech startup wants to replace Congress with a software system that decides how to vote on every bill according to public opinion.