I Am Bored

Loads of viral videos, games, memes, lists and social networking for when you're bored. Updated every day, so visit often.
LatestPopularMost BookmarkedMost EmailedTop RatedMy FavoritesRandomChat
AllGamesFunnyEntertainmentQuizzesWeirdTechLifestyle, Arts & Lit.News & PoliticsScienceSportsMisc
Submit Content  


friendsmore friends | add your site
Gorilla Mask

Not Healthy

Extreme Humor


Crazy Games

123 Games

FreeGame Heaven

Funny Videos

Viva La Games

Free Samples


Funny Games

Comic World


eBaum Nation

Funny Junk

Fresh Pics

Shi**y Stories


Funny Stuff

Funny stuff

Funny Videos

Caveman Circus

I hate retail

Back to Listing

New York's 9/11 Memorial

Hits: 6401 | Rating: (3.3) | Category: News & Politics | Added by: Cajun247
Page: 1 2    Jump to: Bottom    Last Post
Male, 40-49, Canada
 4669 Posts
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 11:06:30 AM
"again i would like to point out that if you use one million every day since the 1. jan year 0 you would not use a billion"
Now...I'm currently brain dead from staring at code all day, but your math doesn't seem right. Here is my math:
-365 days*2012 years =734,380 days.
-734,380 days * $1,000,000=$734,380,000,000

I get seven-hundred and thirty-four billion, three-hundred and eighty million.

Did I screw that up?

Male, 30-39, Europe
 401 Posts
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 10:40:00 AM
again i would like to point out that if you use one million every day since the 1. jan year 0 you would not use a billion

Male, 30-39, Canada
 5752 Posts
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 10:37:55 AM
@Ollie: While I don't think cronyism and capitalism are mutually exclusive, a quick check of both terms indicates that cronyism is concerned mostly with promoting friends to prominent positions in government or business (i.e. boy's club), and crony capitalism is where "...success in business depends on close relationships between business people and government officials."

So I think crony capitalism is a valid thing. It's just a combination of corrupt government practices intermingling with the market and players in that market.

Male, 40-49, Midwest US
 17324 Posts
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 9:53:50 AM
Big city democrat politics at work. Tammany and Tweed look downright honest next to Bloomberg and his ilk.

Male, 60-69, Midwest US
 15860 Posts
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 9:49:02 AM
patchgrabber, there's no such thing as "crony capitalism." It's an oxymoron, like "promiscuous virginity" or "retarded genius."You can have cronyism, OR you can have capitalism, but you can never have both at the same time. This is cronyism, pure and simple.

Male, 30-39, Canada
 5752 Posts
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 9:09:01 AM
Fleecing the living is just capitalism doing what it does. Or I guess in this case crony capitalism.

Male, 18-29, Southern US
 10446 Posts
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 8:46:09 AM
Link: New York's 9/11 Memorial [Rate Link] - When Did Honoring the Dead Become an Occasion for Fleecing the Living?

Page: 1

You Must be Signed in to Add a Comment

If you've already got an I-Am-Bored.com account,
click here to sign in.

If you don't have an account yet,
Click Here to Create a Free Account

Back to Listing ^top

Bored | Suggest a Link | Advertise | Contact I Am Bored | About I Am Bored | Link to I Am Bored | Live Submission | Privacy | TOS | Ad Choices | Copyright Policy |
© 2015 Demand Media, Inc. All rights reserved.