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Old 05-23-2005, 12:43 PM   #1
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Subject: WHAT IS A BILLION???


Haven't worked out the math but if true this really puts things into perspective. The next time you hear a politician use the word "billion," casually, think about whether you want the politician spending your tax money.

A billion is a difficult number to comprehend, but one advertising agency did a good job of putting that figure into perspective in one of its releases.

a.. A billion seconds ago it was 1959.

b.. A billion minutes ago Jesus was alive.

c.. A billion hours ago our ancestors were living in the Stone Age.

d.. A billion days ago no-one waked on two feet on earth.

e.. A billion dollars ago was only 8 hours and 20 minutes, at the rate our government spends it.

Have a nice day.................
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Old 05-23-2005, 03:29 PM   #2
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Old 05-23-2005, 04:16 PM   #3
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All I know is I pay too much taxes! Not like you guys....
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Cappy,

You think you pay too much in tax's
Try living in Canada!!
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Old 05-24-2005, 07:49 AM   #5
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Cappy,

You think you pay too much in tax's
Try living in Canada!!
Capt., you can always move up here to Connectitax......

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