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June 3, 2015

1 of 5 Reasons Why the U.S. Remains the World’s Only Superpower

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5. Culture/Lifestyle In 2012, Americans spent $370 million on pet costumes.
Earlier this year the Fury 325 opened up in North Carolina, claiming the title of world’s tallest rollercoaster — until 2016, when the next ‘giga’ coaster is scheduled to open in Orlando, Florida. In the most recent Charities Aid Foundation survey, Americans ranked #1 internationally when it came to helping strangers. These stats may seem disconnected, but together they point to the fact that Americans continue to enjoy a quality of life unmatched by the rest of the world. When you combine this with America’s strength across the board in economics, military, political influence and innovation, it is no wonder that the U.S. enjoys its privileged position in the world today. Superpower indeed. These Are the 5 Reasons Why the U.S. Remains the World’s Only Superpower | TIME

Posted by gerardvanderleun at June 3, 2015 9:06 AM. This is an entry on the sideblog of American Digest: Check it out.

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Superpower in spite of "... A half breed faggot of dubious provenance on the throne and toadying grifters running the place... "?

we'll see when we get the Queen for a day in there. Oh, wait, we already have one.

Posted by: chasmatic [TypeKey Profile Page] at June 3, 2015 9:21 AM

Which country has the most debt, the most people in prison, the most corrupt politicians?

Posted by: ghostsniper [TypeKey Profile Page] at June 3, 2015 1:01 PM

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