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Bill Maher: Ann Romney Has "Never Gotten Her A** Out of the House to Work"

Mark GA Wrote: Apr 15, 2012 5:09 AM
Are we not talking about raising taxes on the rich via the Buffett rule? I would think it is relatively obvious we are talking about taxing the capital gains of stock sales. Most other income is taxed at the standard rates for that bracket.

The conservative outrage machine is going to churn on all cylinders over this one, I think -- and rightly so. Not necessarily because Maher said something unusually contemptible here, but for reasons we'll discuss in a moment. The infamous misogynist's shot at Ann Romney comes right around the 4:30 mark, as he ridicules Rosengate as a "meaningless controversy:"

 


 

“But what [Hilary Rosen] meant to say, I think, was that Ann...