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Leftists Admit They Want Big Tax Hikes on the Middle Class

Brian2257 Wrote: Aug 11, 2012 10:28 AM
Wealthy liberal elites only advocate this sort of system in the naive belief that they will somehow be in charge of it. Or if they already are...
Moonbat Exterminator Wrote: Aug 11, 2012 1:59 PM
They suffer from what I call Charles Manson Syndrome. Manson thoght a race war was coming in which blacks would eliminate whites, but in the aftermath would lack the intellect to run society. His plan was to hide out during the war, then emerge a few years later and be welcomed as a hero and savior. In his impatience waiting for blacks to start the war, Manson thought he could trigger it by having followers commit the Tate and LoBianco murders.

While I disagree with statists, I sometimes admire their discipline. They are very good at staying “on message.”

I am 100 percent confident, for instance, that they intend big tax hikes on the middle class, even though they would piously swear an oath to the contrary. Indeed, I suspect more than 90 percent of them secretly would like a value-added tax.

It’s not that they necessarily dislike ordinary people, but privately they understand that you can’t finance big government by taxing rich people.

Simply stated, there aren’t enough of the “1 percent.” Moreover, rich people have...

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