400 people have more wealth than 155 million people combined "But somebody might abuse welfare if we raise taxes on the rich!"
EnviroDude: Time for a flat tax. A fair tax
Debeo Summa Credo: You arbitrarily chose $300k as the individuals income to make your point. Sure, it would increase such a person's taxes by a small amount (actually, less than 0.83% because you omitted the taxes they'd pay on their first $250k in earnings). It would increase someone makeing $250k by zero percent! Why didn't you choose that person?
o5iiawah: fusillade762: Still waiting for someone to explain how the Federal debt affects meThe resulting inflation caused by the Federal reserve conjuring money out of thin air to borrow to service the debt causes prices to rise.So unless you post from a cave and live in the bush, hunting your food like Ted Nugent, enjoy that.
skullkrusher: well that was a clusterfark of bad html and incomplete thoughts ^
Pocket Ninja: There are really no words to describe my stunned disappointment that people have been commenting in this thread for almost four hours now, it's going green in less than two, and yet nobody has made any comment to the effect that people who get tax refunds are essentially giving the government a year-long interest-free loan and are, therefore, financially incompetent sheeple or some other variant of the term. What the hell is this. Sometimes I don't think I even know who the hell you people are anymore.
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