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Stupid is, As Stupid Does

Jake270 Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 6:18 PM
You know and I know that raising taxes will only hurt the economy, but sometimes you have to play politics. More important than taxes is spending cuts. We must demand significant entitlement reform and spending cuts from the Democrats if we are to fix this economy. Throwing them the bone of a tax increase on wealthy Americans won't hurt anything, but it could help get things moving. It's not going to hurt the wealthy that much, and the middle class won't be affected.
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...