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At the Fiscal Cliff I Cry "Jump, Jump, Jump!"

RickG_Prov_RI Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 12:09 PM
It's all in the grand scheme. The European Union needs to be bailed out. Haiti and Cuba aren't exactly high on the list of countries to start a business in so tax it all until there's as level a playing field as possible. To paraphrase Churchill, 'equal sharing of wealth and misery.'
zwheaton Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 1:57 PM
Good quote, so that justifies you driving an Escalade and drinking $4 frappachinos while millions of children starve to death every year?
Daytrip Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 2:43 PM
Yeah! Might as well make your mechanic and barista starve too, it's only fair.
True Conservative! Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 3:21 PM
Wow, you're one pathetic loser zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz
Jay Wye Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 5:05 PM
Hyperbole; "millions of children starve to death every year".
Not in America,and that is ALL -we- are responsible for.
dfiscus Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 5:06 PM
I am not responsible for the rest of the world. I support underprivileged children in other countries, but the reason that most other countries are poor is because their government is either corrupt or communistic.
RickG_Prov_RI Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 7:34 PM
I'm sorry I was too busy working to be the first to reply to this. I drive a 2004 Saturn ION that was the first car I ever bought that didn't have someone else's miles on it. I usually drink black coffee and dip straight Skoal Long Cut. Millions of children starve to death every year because of tin plated dictators who revel in human misery. Marxism has succeeded in two things. It has eroded the economies of every formerly self-sufficient country that adopted it and intensified the poverty of every poor country that thought it would liberate them.

The most expensive tax in the history of the world has been proposed by the Obama administration and to hear them tell the story, you’d think the rest of us should be grateful.

“We want to create a global minimum tax,” said vice president Joe Biden, “because American taxpayers shouldn’t be providing a larger subsidy for investing abroad than investing at home.”

A global minimum tax is a tax on all profits made by nominally US companies that operate overseas. They operate overseas for various reasons, but one big reason is because corporate taxes are higher in...