I don't think it's a dirty word. I think you're projecting.Whether this company we are speaking of is a corporation making profit for share holders that are invested through 401K's, or whether they are smaller concerns that are making a profit to sustain future growth, and business, profit is not a dirty word.
The intent behind his statement was about campaigning. I don't think anyone disagrees with this. However, intention is not measure of truth or validity.And to think that someone looks at this laughable statement from Obama as anything but campaigning, Obama has NO hand in what a business does, other than say GM, and Chrysler, but
I never said there was a moral responsibility and you can't scare me into agreeing with you by misusing the word socialist.if you think there is some moral responsibilty to share their profits, make less so that they can spread it around, you are mistaken, and it is quite a socialist ideal for you to be espousing here.