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TIDBIT: GOVERNMENT LYING ABOUT THE ECONOMY: HAVE WE BECOME THE SOVIET ...

October 8, 2012 By Joseph P. Farrell

Here's an interesting tidbit sent to me by Mr. V.T. But first, some background. Back when I was teaching Russian history, I had of course to cover the various Soviet five year plans. One of the tactics used by soviet bureaucrats back then was to fudge the numbers. For example, if a tractor factory was designed to produce 250 tractors a month, then that's what their official production figures would show, even though the tractor factory was only producing, say, 63. Well, it appears we are becoming (if we have not already become) the Soviet Union:

The Inflation Rate Is A Lie Too