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The New York Times Calls (again) for Higher Taxes on Middle-Class Americans

Downs1 Wrote: Feb 23, 2013 8:27 AM
These fools don't seem to get the fact that there is a limit to how much tax revenue they can get from the people before the system collapses. The people who are being used will take so much before they rebel and go after those who are abusing them, and make no mistake, it is abuse! The 49 percent who pay no taxes look at the middle class and the wealthy as sometone to scorn and to meet all their needs. Class warfare always divides, it never unites. And Scripture says, "A house divided against itself cannot stand." To whom will these fools turn when the country collapses because of their greed and fiscal irresponsibility and poverty is everywhere?

All statists want much bigger government, but not all of them are honest about how to finance a Greek-sized welfare state.

The President, for instance, wants us to believe that the rich are some sort of fiscal pinata, capable of generating endless amounts of tax revenue.

Using IRS tax data, I’ve shown that this is a very inaccurate assumption. And I’ve also used IRS data to show the President that there are big Laffer-Curve effects when you try to rape and pillage high-income Americans.

Heck, even the Europeans have realized that...