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  1. What causes politicians or governments to begin "pork barrel" spending?

    Find out how politicians and special interest groups siphon taxpayer money into pork barrel spending projects, and why taxpayers ...
  1. Odd Items That Are Stolen Frequently

    As long as the black market has buyers, thieves will find a way to steal even the ...
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    These movie and TV props are some of the coolest, and most expensive, you can buy. ...
  5. 6 Shockingly Dangerous Jobs

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    These 20 and 30-something heiresses are active socialites, businesswomen, investors, ...
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