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We have unfortunately created a vast prisoner underclass due to the "War on Drugs".
For more, read: http://globalpublicsquare.blogs.cnn.com/2012/03/22/zakaria-incarceration-nation/
California spends $8667 annually per student and $50k annually per inmate.
In 1973, a drunk driver struck and killed the world's most isolated tree, in the middle of the Sahara desert.
9 Fascinating Insights From Nobel Prize-Winner Robert Shiller
The U.S. recovery from the Great Recession is still one of the worst recoveries in history (see red line).
Predicting crime, LAPD-style