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March 31, 2013



If you drove around Dubai airport parking garage, you will see quite a few dust-caked cars in there, with finger writing on it to the effect of "gone home??" this is due to he debt crisis riddling their economy from overspending. Unlike here in the good-ol enlightened USA, there still exists debtor's prisons in the world, and especially in that part of the world - if you find yourself going under financially, you have no recourse other than to jump on a plane and abandon your belongings and life there without notice, lest you get caught and arrested when your creditors find out you can't make payments anymore. And getting out of that debtors prison takes a LOOONG time, so one should think about these things before believing the Dubai-Hype PR machine. Oh and one more thing: you're well advised to not visit during Ramadan, when eating in public is not allowed and all food establishments close for the daytime hours. Globalism - ain't it great?

What of It

Your point is not clear here. Good-ol enlightened USA is so debt ridden that it scares anyone who cares to pay attention. Just because we dont have debtors prisons doesnt make us better. In fact maybe we could do with some debtor prisons instead of the California Hype PR machine that says its all going to be ok.

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