Kylie Jenner has been named the highest-paid celebrity on Forbes's annual list of the world's top-earning stars — but the finance magazine said the makeup mogul is not a billionaire, as it previously declared.
Slim: 1. Ask any person seeking to emigrate to another country to seek a better life, the US will be at the top of the list. By a long shot. 2). I know it's not in vogue these days, but militarily speaking, the US is still the most powerful nation on the globe. Eleven of the twelve operational nuclear aircraft carriers on the planet bears the American flag and the US is the only country that has what people call global military projection. 3). For all the catch-up China has achieved economically over the past decades, the GDP of the US is still larger than China and several EU nations combined. 4). The US contributes the most financial resources to any global humanitarian endeavor. By far. 5). No other nation comes close to the US in terms of impact in the world of music, cinema, entertainment, and pop culture. For any artist to achieve "global" success, you need to have a presence in America. 6). All of the major game changing technological industries that has transformed the world over the past several decades has come from the US. Google. Apple. Facebook. Amazon. Netflix. Tesla. Microsoft. etc. I defy anyone to name a single company in any other country that has had the impact of the ones I listed. The US still has a long way to go until it loses its supremacy on the world stage.