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Buffettitis -- Is There a Cure?

Terminus in WA Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 3:44 PM
Good article Larry. But "Buffetitis" would literally mean "inflammation of the buffet". Sounds painful, though. Buffetosis would be better, referring to an abnormal condition or or process with Buffet.

Once again, billionaire investor Warren Buffett urges his fellow high-on-the-hoggers to pay more in taxes. "Only in Grover Norquist's imagination," says Buffett, do taxes make much of a difference in how people invest. "So let's forget about the rich and ultra-rich going on strike and stuffing their ample funds under their mattresses if -- gasp -- capital gains rates and ordinary income rates are increased. The ultra-rich, including me, will forever pursue investment opportunities. ...

"We need Congress, right now, to enact a minimum tax on high incomes. I would suggest 30 percent of taxable income between $1 million...