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The Depardieu Revolution

rawtruth Wrote: Jan 01, 2013 11:18 AM
A change for the better which will never happen without another revolution is that: Real property ownership must be a requirement in order to vote. Too many now vote that have no skin in the game. It costs them nothing to vote for socialist like Obama.
Delta Wrote: Jan 01, 2013 1:25 PM
You're right! Too damned many tax users, all voting for the clown who gives them "free stuff." I think it will be this year that the users outnumber the taxpayers and unless the Republican party finds a candidate who understands this and explains it properly to voters, we'll be hung with a demmie/progressive permanently.
When Socialist President Francois Hollande took office, he swiftly made good on his pledge to raise the top tax rate on Frenchmen who earn a million euros a year -- to 75 percent.

The regime would now confiscate three of four dollars that the most successful Frenchmen earned. Paris also imposes a wealth tax on assets worth more than $1.7 million.

This broke it for Gerard Depardieu, the famed actor and bon vivant who has performed in scores of films in such roles as Jean Valjean in "Les Miserables" and Cyrano de Bergerac.

Depardieu put his Paris mansion up for sale,...