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Hey, Fat Cat Unions: Pay Your "Fair Share"

johnm h Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 9:24 AM
This is the kind of nonsense Krugman spews. Nobody paid those rates. Revenue collected from the wealthy as a share of their income when rates were 91% was the same as today. Corporations replaced profits and dividends with cash flow and growth of unrealized capital gains. Rich democrat supporters still don't pay income taxes preferring unrealized capital gains to income. That is one reason they call for higher income taxes on the upper middle class and nothing for the super wealthy.
Message for wealth-bashing millionaire actor Ed Asner: Man up and take responsibility for lying to America's schoolchildren.

Confronted by a producer for Fox News Channel's "The Sean Hannity Show" this week, the left-wing celebrity claimed he couldn't remember "a thing (he) said" on a vile propaganda video produced and published by the California Federation of Teachers. Asner narrated the unforgettable eight-minute anti-capitalist screed geared toward children.

Think Occupy Wall Street meets Sesame Street. "Things go downhill in a happy and prosperous land after the rich decide they don't want to pay taxes anymore," Asner warbles in a folksy grandpa voice. After education reform...