In response to:

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

IndeePendent Wrote: Feb 23, 2013 4:36 PM
Here is a littel wisdom. the "government" (Feds, State, Local) doesn't give a fig about you or your silly little problems. The "government" doesn't care if you live or die, only that you pay ALL of your taxes. The "government's" only goal is to grow larger and acquire more power over your pathetic existence. Governments lie to maintain control over the citizens. If you believe anything the government says you are a fool. We get the government we deserve. All this talk of democracy, liberty and freedom has become a bad joke. I realize this sounds harsh. Sorry, but that's the way it is.

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...