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Phil Isn't the One Who Needs to Apologize

Esther28 Wrote: Jan 23, 2013 7:21 AM
So, when you make your thirty five thou, you continue to work but will give anything made over that amount of YOUR SALARY to those who look for handouts can sit all year on their butts and say thank you very much! This stupid government just loves people like you--people with brown noses. I really wonder where your brain is--and, by the way I will open my check book any day to you and show you my contributions to charity--those really in need--your thinking just amazes me!

Please tell me this is some sort of a sick joke.

Phil Mickelson is a professional golfer. He makes boatloads of money. Millions. What’s more, he makes boatloads of money for a lot of other people in the process, including generating massive contributions to charity. He’s a jobs creator and an engine of economic growth, as are many other pro golfers and athletes.

So Mickelson takes a look at his income tax burden, and is displeased. First we have Obama and the Democrats riding roughshod over the GOP and enacting a 4.6% tax increase on the evil rich. Then we...