In response to:

Poll: 53 Percent of Democrats Hold Favorable View of Socialism

nawlins72 Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 11:16 AM
"If corporations paid their taxes (in full) we wouldn't have to talk about gutting Medicare and social security and all the social programs that are extremely popular with both parties." This is leftist nonsense. They do pay their taxes "in full". What the Left really means is MORE.

Whenever conservatives bring up the s-word in political discourse, indignant liberals recoil at the term.  How dare you call us Socialists?  Fine.  Let's make a deal.  We'll abide by a self-imposed cease and desist order on the socialism label just as soon as you guys explain this to the rest of us (see the final line item):

Capitalism -- the system that built America into the unparalleled economic engine and global hegemon that it is today -- is statistically tied with Socialism among Democrats, on the...