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Business Executives at White House: Save Us! Raise Their Taxes!

Capitalism is survival of the fittest and survival of the most honest. A capitalist will ultimately survive, live and prosper on the inventions and creations of the most useful and desirable new ideas and products that will benefit the most consumers at the most competative fair and cost effective prices That is known as free and unimpeded self regulated competative capatalistic entrepreneurship or free enterprise to ultimately succeed or fail in the free and competative market place.

Don’t worry, folks. All is well.

Barack Obama “gets” it.

"The president gets it," says the chief executive officer and chairman of Honeywell, in a Reuters article.

“David Cote, chief executive and chairman of Honeywell,” says Reuters, “told reporters that Obama understood a combination of tax measures and reforms of social programs will be necessary to address the so-called fiscal cliff and beyond that, the deficit.”

I’m really glad that Obama met with business leaders to straighten out that pesky “tax” thing that the rest of us have been so confused about. I’m equally comforted that the major wire services...