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Big Lies in Politics

woosterman Wrote: Jul 31, 2012 12:20 PM
Get out of the USA and take your money with you. Here in the DR there is no capital gains tax, houses are tax free - no real estate tax in most cases. There are no homo shame parades anywhere! And we have FREE SPEECH.
It was either Adolf Hitler or his propaganda minister, Joseph Goebbels, who said that the people will believe any lie, if it is big enough and told often enough, loud enough. Although the Nazis were defeated in World War II, this part of their philosophy survives triumphantly to this day among politicians, and nowhere more so than during election years.

Perhaps the biggest lie of this election year, and the one likely to be repeated the most often, is that the income of "the rich" is going up, while other people's incomes are going down. If you listen to...