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Obama Believes Success Is a Gift From Government

soliton2 Wrote: Jul 19, 2012 7:46 AM
If somebody else made "it" happen, that makes this somebody else successful. But by the logic of BO's statement, that latter somebody's success is due to some 3rd somebody. This is an infinite non converging sequence. More evidence of prog/liberal lack of analytical ability.
Perhaps the rain made the teleprompter unreadable. That's one thought I had on pondering Barack Obama's comments to a rain-soaked rally in Roanoke, Va., last Friday.

Perhaps he didn't really mean what he said. Or perhaps -- as is often the case with people -- when unanchored from a prepared text he revealed what he really thinks.

"There are a lot of wealthy, successful Americans who agree with me -- because they want to give something back," he began, defending his policy of higher tax rates on high earners. "They know they didn't -- look, if...