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Liberals Pine for China's Top-Down Society

loadstar Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 9:42 AM
About the ObaMessiah's REAL drivers... So few read his books (TWO autobios when he was still a nobody-- no narcissism there!) to understand who his identified influences were-- notably admitted commie and bitter black militant Frank Marshall Davis. His handler Valerie Jarrett boasted gushingly how happy they were to have cajoled avowed commie Van Jones to be a czar...until Glenn Beck exposed him and he made a quiet exit (NO media attention about why). The Chosen One simply believes in unbridled Big Guvment and wealth transfer...that is socialism AT A MINIMUM! He cares NOTHING about what had made America great socio-economically...Frank Marshall Davis taught him to tear all of that down for the brown people.

Kenneth416 wrote: While I will not be affected by the increase in the marginal rate of taxation of salaries and wages from the current 35% to 39.6% (as under the Clinton-era), I doubt that it will have a serious effect on the behavior of the highest earners. Note that, for a high earner who earns $1M, the additional income tax will be only $46,000, less than the cost of the luxury Mercedes or Lexus he or she drives (and which is probably provided by his/her employer, anyway). The real bite comes in the tax on Dividends and Cap Gains, where the...