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Tax Rich Liberals

goldilocks Wrote: Dec 13, 2012 1:20 PM
Conservatives are smart! But they have some dumb ideas like small govt which was originally a dumb liberal idea.
Colonialgirl Wrote: Dec 13, 2012 4:15 PM
And you're a troll with its head up its anal passageway and only capable of spewing bovine excrement

Republicans have been forced into a Hobson's choice of either letting the Bush tax cuts expire for everyone or agreeing to a tax hike on the top 2 percent of income earners (not to be confused with "the rich," who have already made, inherited or married their money).

If Republicans object to the Democrats' hitting job creators with a tax hike, three things will happen: Taxes will go up for everyone; Republicans will be seen as the "party of the rich"; and the inevitable economic collapse will be blamed on Republicans.

If Democrats were merely trying to raise...