“I think if Thomas Jefferson were looking down, the author of the Bill of Rights, on what’s being proposed here, he’d agree with it. He would agree that the First Amendment cannot be absolute.” - Chuck Schumer (D). Yet, Madison and Mason wrote the Bill of Rights, according to Sheila Jackson Lee, 400 years ago. Yup, it's a fact.
Was samsmart being serious, did anyone figure that out? I just think it was stupid of her to do a lemonade stand (and for her parents to let her set herself up like that) but whats wrong with a kid making some money. I guess you think kids should get taxed when they go mow lawns in the neighborhood too?
"We’re going to close the unproductive tax loopholes that allow some of the truly wealthy to avoid paying their fair share. In theory, some of those loopholes were understandable, but in practice they sometimes made it possible for millionaires to pay nothing, while a bus driver was paying ten percent of his salary, and that’s crazy." -Reagan
I'm already gearing up for Finger Vote 2014.
Just for reference, means my post was a giant steaming pile of sarcasm.
a very small and very interesting story
politics is both big and small, it's whatever hits the gut
just another example of that govt-knows-best attitude that is totally out of control these days and has so many americans ready to puke
where's the judgement, where's the humanity?
I was discovering that life just simply isn't fair and bask in the unsung glory of knowing that each obstacle overcome along the way only adds to the satisfaction in the end. Nothing great, after all, was ever accomplished by anyone sulking in his or her misery.