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Obama: There are No Self-Made Men?

mlynch001 Wrote: Jul 23, 2012 9:43 AM
There is NOTHING that is paid for by "government", since all "government" money originates from the private sector. Private sector economic activity is the source of all taxes and almost all other revenue. These "Roads and Bridges" were all built by private contractors and paid for with taxpayer provided funds.

President Obama blasted American entrepreneurs last weekend, boldly claiming the self-made man is an illusion to an audience in Roanoke, Virginia. Since the Obama apologists in the mainstream media are claiming that the president is being quoted out of context, here is how he led into the subject:

If you've been successful, you didn't get there on your own. You didn't get there on your own. I'm always struck by people who think, well, it must be 'cause I was just so smart. There are a lot of smart people out there. It must be because I worked harder than everybody...