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Progressives Simply Do Not Like The United States

Bear Trax Wrote: Apr 01, 2012 1:03 PM
All this "gimme" grab is having the unintended consequences of hardening the earners to defend their incomes. Few people realize that trillions of dollars left the country after Obama and acorn's election which accounted for the sudden jump in layoffs between nov 2008 and jan 2009. People who earn their money, don't want some political hack taking it to give it away to someone who just can't seem to get up and help themselves.
Aura Wrote: Apr 01, 2012 2:13 PM
Trillions of dollars "left the country"? Care to explain where you got that number and where the dollars went to? South of France for a long vacation??
Chef M. from WA. Wrote: Apr 01, 2012 2:18 PM
Do some work for yourself. You can't expect to get all your info from mslsd or Meet the Press.
Joseph64 Wrote: Apr 01, 2012 2:22 PM
Yes. Wealthy individuals and corporations moving their money to tax sheltered jurisdictions before comrade Obama has a chance to redistribute it.

Ever heard of Dahlia Lithwick? No? Don’t feel bad. I hadn’t either until I read her piece of … something or other … on Slate about the Supreme Court hearing this week on Obamacare.

A quick Google search turned up her Wikipedia entry, which tells me she’s a Canadian and contributing editor at Newsweek and senior editor at Slate. In other words, a committed leftist.

Lithwick writes:

This morning in America’s highest court, freedom seems to be less about the absence of constraint than about the absence of shared responsibility, community, or real concern for those who don’t want anything...