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Churches, Organized Crime, And The NFL Are Pretty Similar When It Comes To One Thing

I'm a big football fan. But it shocked me when I found out that the NFL, which has no trouble making money, pays nothing in taxes (nor does any professional sports league). And it hasn't for the past 40 years. This organization has no trouble turning a profit thanks to lucrative TV rights, but taxpayers are getting burned by this one little clause in a 40-year old bill. Thankfully, some people are trying to change that.

Churches, Organized Crime, And The NFL Are Pretty Similar When It Comes To One Thing

FACT CHECK: The bill they discuss is not the latest one covering this issue. This bill, which was proposed in February 2014, is more recent. The NFL does make a ton of money, and it pays its executives a lot of money — money that should be taxed. If you think the free ride should end, sign this petition.

Living a simple and happy life, Chow Yun-fat plans to give his around $700 million fortune to charity, Hong Kong movie site Jayne Stars reported.

Chow Yun Fat was born in Lamma Island, Hong Kong, to a mother who was a cleaning lady and vegetable farmer, and a father who worked on a Shell Oil Company tanker. Chow grew up in a farming community, in a house with no electricity.

He would wake at dawn each morning to help his mother sell herbal jelly and Hakka tea-pudding on the streets; in the afternoons, he went to work in the fields.

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