Castro calls for fewer subsidies

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Cuban President Raul Castro is calling for more work and fewer handouts to deal with falling revenue in the midst of the global recession, Reuters is reporting.

Let me get this straight: Cuba is calling for fewer worker subsidies, while the U.S. is slowly nationalizing its hobbled industries.

Just wait until they meet in the middle.

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Carleton Bryant is the assistant managing editor for strategic planning and development/special projects for The Washington Times. He previously served as The Times' Metropolitan desk editor, Features desk editor and an assistant National desk editor, as well as a National and Metropolitan reporter. He currently writes a humor blog and weekly humor column — both titled "Out of Context" — ...

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