City with the Most Billionaires?

Old Jun 10th, 2008, 06:57 AM
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"the rape of the nation's resources by a few cronies of leadership it seems"

It was intentional, sponsored by the world bank, IMF etc.

The notion was to create a class of "Robber Barons" who would form the new upper class and political and business elite to keep the Communists out forever.

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Old Jun 10th, 2008, 06:58 AM
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J R - is your degree from a British university or some legitimate university?
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Ba da boom!
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