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The Fallacy of Redistribution

onthepulse Wrote: Sep 20, 2012 9:24 AM
Why limit that to only the rich? The IRS could look at say ... your tax return for the last 10 years to determine if you've been slacking and put you in jail for not working to your full potential. After all you think that it is the duty of taxpayers to toil for the government. The beatings will continue until the morale improves!
Seawolf Wrote: Sep 20, 2012 10:28 AM
The state IRS where my son lives came after him for more taxes then he paid when he sold his business claiming that he "could have gotten more for it" Now THAT is really the kind of thinking we will contiue to get when we elect evil people like obama..Cost him 10K in attorneys and accountants to defend against that travesty..those people should have been fired for incompetance and prosecuted for harrassment. It was pure unadulterated extortion.
The recently discovered tape on which Barack Obama said back in 1998 that he believes in redistribution is not really news. He said the same thing to Joe the Plumber four years ago. But the surfacing of this tape may serve a useful purpose if it gets people to thinking about what the consequences of redistribution are.

Those who talk glibly about redistribution often act as if people are just inert objects that can be placed here and there, like pieces on a chess board, to carry out some grand design. But if human beings have their own responses to government policies,...