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Old 10th February 2020, 02:32 PM   #233
jimbob
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Originally Posted by Minoosh View Post
The anthem moment seemed a lot worse to me than childish behavior. It was the inability to maintain even minimal decorum for a 2-minute song. Was he flouting the rules? Or has he forgotten them?
Exactly. The President of the United States sometimes seems to have a similar level of understanding of appropriate behaviour to a preschooler.
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http://www.oecd.org/els/health-systems/health-data.htm
link is 2015 data (2013 Data below):
UK 8.5% of GDP of which 83.3% is public expenditure - 7.1% of GDP is public spending
US 16.4% of GDP of which 48.2% is public expenditure - 7.9% of GDP is public spending
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