Death knell rings for 142 years of Am...

Death knell rings for 142 years of American dominance

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Hurray for China

Tempe, AZ

#1 May 1, 2014
America deserves to die.

Death knell rings for 142 years of American dominance as China prepares to leap into first place as world's largest economy

A report out of the World Bank indicates that Chinese purchasing power will surpass that of America in 2014
The International Comparison Program is conducted every six years and accounts for exchange rates as it examines worldwide living standards

China refused to endorse the findings for fear of losing its designation as a developing nation--and the lax environmental standards that come with it

The report shows India will charge out of 10th place to take Japan's number 3 spot
America's economic dominance has lasted since the 1880s

By Joshua Gardner and Associated Press

Published: 08:48 EST, 30 April 2014 | Updated: 13:05 EST, 30 April 2014

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