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Obama's 1 Percent Buddy George Clooney Throwing a Fundraiser

Arby Wrote: Apr 11, 2012 2:25 PM
Why do you think rich people should pay more taxes? Most people that I know who are pretty well off pay a generous amount already, and they certainly pay more than I do (and I am a pretty typical middle class person). Why should they pay more -- because Democrats are completely incapable of controlling their spending? Not a reason, Lolo. I think things are pretty doggone fair already. Who exactly is supposed to decide FAIR -- the fat-behinded person sitting on the sofa eating bon bons all day? I don't think so.

For months we have been hearing President Obama calling for more taxes on the rich and pushing for the "Buffett Rule." We've also seen the president embrace the Occupy Wall Street movement.

 

 

This week, Obama has been pushing the Buffett Rule hard and has given multiple speeches about how the rich, millionaires and billionaires, just need to simply "pay their fair share." But now his buddy George Clooney, a Hollywood one percenter, is throwing Obama a lavish $40,000 a plate fundraiser in his swanky...