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An Overdue Book

tbashaw Wrote: Nov 28, 2012 7:13 PM
"Fairness" has changed meaning since I went to school, I guess. Thought it meant "even" - as in everyone pays their "fair" share, all paying the same percentage would seem "fair" to me. The ignorant continue to believe taxing the "rich" more will somehow pay "their share" of the debt. The ignorant do not realize that raising taxes will provide LESS money to pay down the debt. If only the ignorant WOULD read a book.
Rabbs Wrote: Nov 28, 2012 7:58 PM
your last sentence says it all, "or check the facts, or ask questions, or have an open mind"
jmg11 Wrote: Nov 28, 2012 7:26 PM
It would be better if you would volunteer to read it to them. Then lead an open discussion of what you have read.

We are in a vast sea of non-functional illiterates. This is easy to prove; never doubt it, they are everywhere you look.

This is a time to lead people, in Christian love, to the truth; the opportunities are omnipresent.
If everyone in America had read Stephen Moore's new book, "Who's The Fairest of Them All?", Barack Obama would have lost the election in a landslide.

The point here is not to say, "Where was Stephen Moore when we needed him?" A more apt question might be, "Where was the whole economics profession when we needed them?" Where were the media? For that matter, where were the Republicans?

Since "Who's The Fairest of Them All?" was published in October, there was little chance that it would affect this year's election. But this little gem of a book exposes,...