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  • simonsaysbownow simonsaysbownow Mar 29, 2014 1:26 AM Flag

    This should make the LWNJ's and Elk1| crowl.....

    The Middle East has been growing date palms for centuries.
    The average tree is about 18-20 feet tall and yields about 38 pounds of dates a year.
    Israeli date trees are now yielding 400 pounds/year and are short enough to be harvested
    from the ground or a short ladder .

    Israel the 100th smallest country, with less than 1/1000th of the world's population,
    can lay claim to the following:
    The cell phone was developed in Israel by Israelis working in the Israeli branch of Motorola,
    which has its largest development center in Israel .
    Most of the Windows NT and XP operating systems were developed by Microsoft-Israel.
    The Pentium MMX Chip technology was designed in Israel at Intel.

    Both the Pentium-4 microprocessor and the Centrino processor were entirely designed,
    developed and produced in Israel.
    The Pentium microprocessor in your computer was most likely made in Israel.

    Voice mail technology was developed in Israel.
    Both Microsoft and Cisco built their only R&D facilities outside the US in Israel.

    The technology for the AOL Instant Messenger ICQ was developed in 1996 by four young Israelis.
    Israel has the fourth largest air force in the world (after the U.S, Russia and China).
    In addition to a large variety of other aircraft, Israel's air force has an aerial arsenal of over 250 F-16's.
    This is the largest fleet of F-16 aircraft outside of the U. S.
    Israels $100 billion economy is larger than all of its immediate neighbors combined.

    Israel has the highest percentage in the world of home computers per capita.
    According to industry officials, Israel designed the airline industry's most impenetrable flight security.
    US officials now look (finally) to Israel for advice on how to handle airborne security threats.
    Israel has the highest ratio of university degrees to the population in the world.

    Israel produces more scientific papers per capita than any other nation by a large margin -
    109 per 10,000 people -- as well as one of the highest p

    Sentiment: Strong Buy

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