Tue, Jan 17, 2012
Subject: Morons in DC Destroyed America
PLEASE READ TO THE END. IT IS VERY INTERESTING!!!
- Americans spend $36,000,000 at Wal-Mart Every hour of every day.
- This works out to $20,928 profit every minute!
- Wal-Mart will sell more from January 1 to St. Patrick's Day (March 17th) than Target sells all year.
- Wal-Mart is bigger than Home Depot + Kroger + Target +Sears + Costco + K-Mart combined.
- Wal-Mart employs 1.6 million people, is the world's largest private employer, and most speak English.
- Wal-Mart is the largest company in the history of the world.
- Wal-Mart now sells more food than Kroger and Safeway combined, and keep in mind they did this in only fifteen years.
- During this same period, 31 big supermarket chains sought bankruptcy.
- Wal-Mart now sells more food than any other store in the world.
- Wal-Mart has approx 3,900 stores in the USA of which 1,906 are Super Centers; this is 1,000 more than it had five years ago.
- This year 7.2 billion different purchasing experiences will occur at Wal-Mart stores. (Earth's population is approximately 6.5 Billion.)
- 90% of all Americans live within fifteen miles of a Wal-Mart.
- The U.S. Postal Service was established in 1775. You have had 234 years to get it right and it is broke.
- Social Security was established in 1935. You have had 74 years to get it right and it is broke.
- Fannie Mae was established in 1938. You have had 71 years to get it right and it is broke.
- War on Poverty started in 1964. You have had 45 years to get it right; $1 trillion of our money is confiscated each year and transferred to "the poor" and they only want more.
- Medicare and Medicaid were established in 1965. You have had 44 years to get it right and they are broke.
- Freddie Mac was established in 1970. You have had 39 years to get it right and it is broke.
- The Department of Energy was created in 1977 to lessen our dependence on foreign oil. It has ballooned to 16,000 employees with a budget of $24 billion a year and we import more oil than ever before. You had 32 years to get it right and it is an abysmal failure.