In less than 5 years, a major US stock market index called the S&P 500 Index tripled in value if the dividends were reinvested. This 200% gain is based on the closing low on March 9th, 2009.
Under the Affordable Care Act, the Feds will tax you if you don’t buy government approved health insurance. They will collect this and give it to private insurance companies. Yes, the IRS now collects taxes for corporations.
As of 2013, less than half of American adults have a full time job.
Google, a popular search engine, was initially called BackRub but the name was changed to a play on the large number named googol which is 1 followed by 100 zeros or written another way 1.0 × 10100
Mark Zuckerberg, the founder of Facebook, referred to his first few thousand users as “dumb fucks” for trusting him with their personal data. Facebook hasn’t disputed the authenticity of the instant message transcript.