LONG LIVE THE POPE
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Although I am not Catholic, I love the current Pope Francis. He is the first pontiff who hails from Argentina, and every few days he reveals a new tidbit about himself or makes a statement which does not generally involve religion that I tend to agree with. Recently came the announcement that he used to be a bouncer at a club. He definitely agrees with the common man, and he does not confine himself to statements considered politically correct.
He made a statement recently that knocked my socks off. In his statement he disagreed with the trickledown economics theory which, boiled down to one sentence, states that when people do well in business or life, they will assist other people and the economy by hiring more people, etc. He stated that there is no guarantee that the wealthier people and institutions get, the more they will spread the wealth. In…
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