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Guilt, Fear, Lies and the New York Times

mlynch001 Wrote: Aug 20, 2012 10:24 AM
Home Run! For the Liberal, socialist left, government can NEVER spend enough and therefore, never tax enough. ANY failure will be explained away through the argument that "we just did not spend enough"! The left wants American taxpayers to believe that they "only want to tax the rich". Nothing is farther from the truth. This is about taxing ANYONE who produces ANYTHING that is taxable! Without robust economic activity and growth and to continue to spend at exorbitant rates of the past 2 decades, we must Borrow more or Tax more, there is NO other alternative. There is also, no quicker route to the demise of the United States of America!

I'm not a glutton for punishment, but I was somewhere and saw a New York Times on the floor—so I picked it up.

Why???

Anyway, I see this article titled "America's Aversion to Taxes" and it's laced with all the dumb nonsense that celebrates socialism while promoting racism. This is the one-two punch the administration and its media allies have decided to go with. The author Eduardo Porter paints this glorious picture of socialized medicine in Europe, particularly Italy where greatness is measured by a social safety net rather than opportunity and upward mobility. Huge welfare and the veneer of free medicine is...