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Business Executives at White House: Save Us! Raise Their Taxes!

El_Loco_JP Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 9:54 AM
We have to disenfranchise all those deadbeats who receive inearned "entitlements" ( e.g. welfare, food stamps, obamaphones ... )
pastorial Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 9:56 AM
E, what do you mean by entitlements? please list.
Topeka Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 11:16 AM
pastorial,

illiterate?

He posted welfare, food stamps, and obamaphones, and an ellipsis which translates to more of the same.
pastorial Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 4:08 PM
what about social security, medicare, medicaid, va ?

Don’t worry, folks. All is well.

Barack Obama “gets” it.

"The president gets it," says the chief executive officer and chairman of Honeywell, in a Reuters article.

“David Cote, chief executive and chairman of Honeywell,” says Reuters, “told reporters that Obama understood a combination of tax measures and reforms of social programs will be necessary to address the so-called fiscal cliff and beyond that, the deficit.”

I’m really glad that Obama met with business leaders to straighten out that pesky “tax” thing that the rest of us have been so confused about. I’m equally comforted that the major wire services...