The U.S. government holds 261.5 million ounces of gold. Now, a government holding gold is not all that unusual. Lots of them do, all over the world. This is: Uncle Sam doesn't mark to market! The post Here’s the Secret to Timing Gold Perfectly (and Playing It Profitably) was originally published at The Wall Street Examiner. Follow the money!
With all the attention on the white nationalist terrorist attack in Charlottesville, let’s not forget Uncle Sam’s curious comforting of treasonous confederates. While places like Maryland, New Orleans and Charlottesville have taken action against proslavery and Confederate statues, 10 U.S. Show More Summary
Wall Street Journal Tax Report, Number of Americans Caught Underpaying Some Taxes Surges 40%: Attention gig workers, retirees, business owners and investors: Double-check your estimated-tax payments to Uncle Sam. For reasons that aren’t clear, a growing number of people who pay taxes quarterly are getting their payments wrong and incurring...
With every story or study on retirement savings, I hope the news will be better. It usually isn’t. Overall, most of us aren’t saving enough — or any! — for our retirement. And things aren’t likely to get better. In fact, Uncle Sam is shutting down a program created just three years ago to encourage lower-income earners to save for retirement. Show More Summary
Would you like to make your own “_____ Ranked” lists? Sure you would! Here’s how to do it in four easy steps. Our test topic is “Uncles”: Step 1, off the top of my head: Uncle Sam, Uncle Vanya, “Say Uncle,” Uncle Tom, Man from U.N.C.L.E., the Minute rice guy Step 2, Wikipedia: nuthin. Step […]
Editor’s Note: Every week we’re striving to help you get the most out of our city by helping you plan the week ahead. For more events happening in Atlanta, check out our calendar page. — ART + DESIGN Uncle Sam Wants You: World War I and the American Poster. A new exhibition of American posters of World War...
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Some type of marijuana use is legal in more than half of the United States. State and local coffers get associated pot taxes, but that could stop if the feds start cracking down on what is still an illegal drug in Uncle Sam's eyes. (Photo courtesy GreenerCulture.com) U.S. Show More Summary
Rapper tried to hide from Uncle Sam with cash-only lifestyle, prosecutors say.
The one that never gets away The post A fisherman’s tale of fighting Uncle Sam appeared first on Hot Air.
Once again, Uncle Sam has demonstrated that skimping on his workforce is a good way to cheat his consumers. In this case, the unwilling consumers are a group who generate little sympathy and exercise even less power — prisoners. A new report from the Justice Department’s internal watchdog shows how understaffed mental health services for […]
The United States is a democracy, where every citizen has the right to be treated fairly by the legal system, but unfortunately things don't always work out that way. Fighting something as simple as a parking ticket can be a minefield...Show More Summary
The so-called Obama Phone initiative is subject to rampant fraud, according to a report from the U.S. Government Accountability Office, which is Uncle Sam’s watchdog agency. Officially called the Lifeline Program, it distributes free cell phones to low-income Americans who receive food stamps, Medicaid benefits or other such assistance. Show More Summary
Suddenly Uncle Sam, had some choice words for his relatives and associations. This post American Resistance appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
In mid-1941, the United States was still politically neutral as war erupted in Europe, North Africa, and Asia. The Atlantic wasn't safe for US ships anymore. So the popular Liberty magazine cover became a billboard for one side of the debate. Show More Summary
The new country known as the United States of America went through quite a few mascots before settling on Uncle Sam. There was Yankee Doodle, Columbia, Lady Liberty, and Brother Jonathan. Who? Jonathan was sometimes used as a term of disrespect, but like Yankee Doodle, Americans took a stereotype and shook it back at those who would belittle us. Show More Summary
What: This Fourth of July, three PETA supporters clad in American flag–printed swimwear will hand out free vegan hot dogs opposite the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest to... The post Sexy ‘Uncle Sams’ to Celebrate the Fourth With Veggie Dog Giveaway appeared first on PETA.
He was ill-mannered and ill-spoken—a boor, a braggart, a ruffian, a bigot, a hick, and a trickster. His name was Brother Jonathan. Today he is all but forgotten—eclipsed by his upstanding uncle, Sam. But after the Revolutionary War,Show More Summary
Via The Daily Bell New Hampshire is in an abusive relationship, according to Carla Gericke, the President of Foundation for New Hampshire Independence. The Uncle Sam won’t let New Hampshire leave; he arrests the citizens for victimless...Show More Summary
That Community movie will probably never happen, but nobody can stop you from making your own Community movie if you buy the actual table from the study room, a whole bunch of Greendale butt flags, or the sexy Uncle Sam costume that Jim Rash’s Dean Pelton wore that one time. Show More Summary