The always brilliant Thomas Sowell hits a home run again. Thank you as always for the clarity and cutting through the noise, emotion, and hysterics we so commonly hear elsewhere. This article avoids the "judging" and finger pointing that is all to prevalent. Instead, it's a factual assessment of what motivates investment and how investment is the engine that drives our economy and that MUST be recognized, appreciated, and rewarded appropriately. To those that would seek to penalize the rich with paying more of their "fair share", I would ask: if you don't create the conditions to create lots more rich people, who is going to fund the $16,000,000,000,000+ debt you've already accumulated? The poor?