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Uncle Sam Wants a Loan - Happy 4th of July

Offbeat  (tags: Uncle Sam, 4th of July, history, American Indian, video, another perspective )

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A short video from another perspective. Independence was not all inclusive back in 1776 this is a part of history to be remembered as well. Many lost a lot for the gain of USA existence. Don't squander it by loosing it to Corporate and Banker take-over.

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Sue Matheson (79)
Wednesday July 3, 2013, 8:57 pm

Laura T. (105)
Wednesday July 3, 2013, 10:39 pm

MmAWAY M. (481)
Wednesday July 3, 2013, 11:24 pm

MmAWAY M. (481)
Wednesday July 3, 2013, 11:26 pm
I would laugh out loud, if the USA was in such a bad State of Affairs!

MmAWAY M. (481)
Wednesday July 3, 2013, 11:27 pm

Kevin A. (64)
Wednesday July 3, 2013, 11:49 pm
Love it! Thanks.

Past Member (0)
Thursday July 4, 2013, 1:12 am
Great! Thanks.

Glenn Byrnes (195)
Thursday July 4, 2013, 1:27 am
Noted. Thanks.

Lynn D. (0)
Thursday July 4, 2013, 1:35 am

Christeen Anderson (648)
Thursday July 4, 2013, 2:26 am
Good video. Thanks for sharing.

John B. (194)
Thursday July 4, 2013, 4:48 am
Marvelous Dandelion! Thank you for sharing it. Viewed and noted.

Anne P. (214)
Thursday July 4, 2013, 6:48 am
Oh, that is priceless. I will share widely. Thanks for posting, Dandelion!

Edwin M. (348)
Thursday July 4, 2013, 6:55 am
Thank you

Kit B. (276)
Thursday July 4, 2013, 8:06 am

Oh perfect is that? May I offer you a blanket and some trinkets? Don't mind the diseases in the blanket. What goes around.....

Dandelion G. (382)
Thursday July 4, 2013, 8:36 am
Indeed Kit I think they did extremely well pulling in many concepts into a short video; from the obvious to the more subtle.

LucyKaleido ScopeEyes (80)
Thursday July 4, 2013, 8:55 am
That is so funny! The way the 'casino head' is really low-key & serious, just like Al Pacino in the Godfather!
And then, he begins by offering a treaty! And from California, Nevada & Texas, it's the whole USA! And, finally, offering trinkets for Manhattan! And that little wink, for the offer of the blanket... It's a combination of 'offering a proposition he couldn't refuse' and payback, in exactly the same way the US treated First Nations!

Another good find, Dandelion.

Terrie Williams (788)
Thursday July 4, 2013, 10:02 am
LOL thanks for the laugh, Sheryl!!!!!!! Ain't Karma a B****.

Ravenna C. (20)
Thursday July 4, 2013, 1:00 pm
LOL!!!! I am still laughing.....Thanks for this!!!!! It is perfection!

Lois Jordan (61)
Thursday July 4, 2013, 5:03 pm
Noted w/thanks, Dandelion. Amazing, and too true. Beg, Uncle Sam, beg.

Sherri G. (128)
Thursday July 4, 2013, 5:50 pm
Well done Dandelion - Don't come a cryin when your karma starts a callin". Noted

Gene Jacobson (269)
Saturday July 6, 2013, 12:43 pm
That was wonderful. And unfortunately a pretty tight representation of historical facts.

. (0)
Monday July 8, 2013, 2:04 pm
Wonderful. TY Sheryl and Gene's remarks are spot on

Gina Caracci (223)
Sunday July 21, 2013, 2:25 pm
Im a little late getting to this but am glad i did.
I loved this!
I didnt understand about the blanket, but someone on utube explained in the comments section.

Arthur S. (88)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 10:49 pm
Just caught this, thank you for posting. No fit words, kinda like the duct tape political people!
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