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Three signs you're in a Banana Republic
No, not the one at the mall
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Are we becoming one?
The term "Banana Republic" is considered an insult today, but where did it come from and what does it mean, historically? Here are the prerequisites to being a Banana Republic:
1. The country must be tiny.
2. It also must be despotic.
3. The economy must consist of 1-2 agricultural exports.
Some are asking if the United States is heading in this direction, due to rising income disparities. We don't fit the classic definition of a Banana Republic, however, so that's one less thing to worry about.
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