There are two novels that can change a bookish fourteen-year old's life: The Lord of the Rings and Atlas Shrugged. One is a childish fantasy that often engenders a lifelong obsession with its unbelievable heroes, leading to an emotionally stunted, socially crippled adulthood, unable to deal with the real world. The other, of course, involves orcs.... John Rogers
These people are a disease and should be executed for treason.
Last edited by Cardinal Fang; 05-22-12 at 01:29 PM.
you blather on about why FICA should be turned into another soak the rich-income redistributionist bit of nonsense so I referred you to the legislative history which would establish that this ponzi scheme never would have passed if it had been configured as you want it to be
In your haste to defend fellow travelers you have failed to even read what I posted. for example, my comment about Haymarket wanting massive tax hikes on those who pay too much already involves his desire to make all income subject to the FICA ponzi scheme forced contributions. You missed that with your braying about clinton tax levels.
And what is even more idiotic is to claim that if we want the indolent middle class to pay more taxes we should GIVE them more money. What that means is we who pay the taxes would still be paying the taxes. Let me guess, you labor under the delusion that taxing the rich more and more will actually cause the middle and lower classes to become
a) more productive
b) less likely to drop out of school or engage in other destructive behavior that imposes costs on us net tax payers
c) become less dependent on government