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Stupid is, As Stupid Does

galefly2 Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 7:21 PM
The Republican Establishment seem stupid but only because we tend to think that their motives are the same as ours, We want to save the country; they want to save their jobs. And it not that the jobs are so wonderful but the job is the gateway to the real riches.
Can the GOP really be this stupid? It appears many in the GOP Congress are suddenly willing to raise taxes. What utter fools. As Forest Gump's mother (played by Sally Field) said, "Stupid is, as stupid does." And this is world-class stupid.

If GOP politicians can't figure out any good arguments to oppose tax increases, I’ll give them a few.

First of all, Obama and the Democrats argue that the wealthy don't pay their "fair share." Really? The top 1% pay 40% of all the taxes. That's not "fair?" They also account, according to the New York...