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Frank Cannon Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Apr-17-11 05:49 PM
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57. While the rest of us sacrifice, many with our lives...
these greedy pigs have never had it better.
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  -Super rich see federal taxes drop dramatically EvolveOrConvolve  Apr-17-11 08:28 AM   #0 
  - Revolt time  MichiganVote   Apr-17-11 08:29 AM   #1 
  - $2000 tax on 200K?  Betty   Apr-17-11 08:31 AM   #2 
  - one percent! nice to meet another Betty- I tried to get your screen name years ago!  bettyellen   Apr-17-11 08:43 AM   #3 
  - Well, the article says that  skepticscott   Apr-17-11 08:58 AM   #4 
  - It's his total. From the OP:  plumbob   Apr-17-11 09:40 AM   #9 
     - Thanks for the great link. But will the baggers still support their masters?  freshwest   Apr-17-11 02:27 PM   #37 
  - Yeah..  ananda   Apr-17-11 10:15 AM   #13 
  - Due to very strange circumstances last year  LibDemAlways   Apr-17-11 11:56 AM   #25 
  - I make a tenth of that  FloridaJudy   Apr-17-11 04:51 PM   #46 
  - I had to pay almost $8,000 in income taxes for a year in which  ThomCat   Apr-17-11 05:35 PM   #52 
  - Meme from TV's "Sunday Morning" this a.m.: The real tax losses the U.S.. is suffering are from  No Elephants   Apr-17-11 08:59 AM   #5 
  - waiters (male and female) work very hard for their tips  DBoon   Apr-17-11 05:16 PM   #50 
  - Actually, most wait staff are paid much less than the minimum wage hourly--  beac   Apr-17-11 05:48 PM   #56 
  - That meme is a smokescreen but there is a huge underground economy that  bertman   Apr-17-11 07:46 PM   #60 
  - Pardon me while I vomit  primavera   Apr-17-11 09:01 AM   #6 
  - Don't worry. Understand that the rich found favor in His eyes, so taxing them is going against God.  freshwest   Apr-17-11 02:40 PM   #38 
  - I plan to have nearly zero federal tax liability this year too  slackmaster   Apr-17-11 09:09 AM   #7 
  - It requires spending money to make that happen.  LiberalFighter   Apr-17-11 09:54 AM   #11 
  - A freakshow  JJW   Apr-17-11 09:26 AM   #8 
  - that's a mouthful  flying_wahini   Apr-17-11 04:56 PM   #48 
  - "Too bad about you American suckers. Sneer." - Republicon FatCats (R)  SpiralHawk   Apr-17-11 09:47 AM   #10 
  - Groups like United for a Fair Economy show that not all rich people are evil, which  totodeinhere   Apr-17-11 10:06 AM   #12 
  - +1 nt  nyy1998   Apr-17-11 10:17 AM   #14 
  - A good mime is always easy to read...  Mister Ed   Apr-17-11 10:30 AM   #18 
  - Actually, that's probably the "mime" (meme) you too often interpret...  JackRiddler   Apr-17-11 11:15 AM   #19 
  - Thank you. Well said.  Overseas   Apr-17-11 11:58 AM   #26 
  - Some of the enlightened rich have defended the poor, and paid for it with their lives.  freshwest   Apr-17-11 02:43 PM   #39 
  - Better people, most certainly. Beautiful people, most assuredly.  DemoTex   Apr-17-11 10:21 AM   #15 
  - Good  guitar man   Apr-17-11 10:26 AM   #16 
  - I don't pay any taxes!  PonyJon   Apr-17-11 10:27 AM   #17 
  - Just walk away from the mortgage and move where you heart desires. Seriously.  freshwest   Apr-17-11 02:46 PM   #40 
  - "Half of people don't pay income tax" -- a lie by omission.  JackRiddler   Apr-17-11 11:17 AM   #20 
  - Thanks again. +1  Overseas   Apr-17-11 12:00 PM   #27 
  - Yet Paul Ryan and the GOP want more wealthcare.  Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin   Apr-17-11 11:34 AM   #21 
  - And fuck face Eddie Munster aka Paul Ryan  BobbyBoring   Apr-17-11 11:39 AM   #22 
  - While the rest of us sacrifice, many with our lives...  Frank Cannon   Apr-17-11 05:49 PM   #57 
  - I made 70K last year  Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin   Apr-17-11 11:41 AM   #23 
  - yup, that's about right for me, too....  mike_c   Apr-17-11 11:54 AM   #24 
  - I had gross adjusted income of about $48k for 2010  EvolveOrConvolve   Apr-17-11 12:10 PM   #28 
  - Likewise, I made ~40k and pd 2.5x's what Schoeburg pd  suzanner   Apr-17-11 12:33 PM   #30 
  - NEVER should have passed the Bush tax cut extensions - assinine.  grahamhgreen   Apr-17-11 12:25 PM   #29 
  - yes! and if this is Obama's  destes   Apr-17-11 01:46 PM   #34 
  - Over 80% pay more in payroll taxes than income taxes. nt  P. Galore   Apr-17-11 12:42 PM   #31 
  - ZOMG, those poor babies!!1!!!11!! They shouldn't have to pay any taxes at all.  kestrel91316   Apr-17-11 01:21 PM   #32 
  - Guillotine time!  Odin2005   Apr-17-11 01:30 PM   #33 
  - I was going to post this, but was beaten to the punch. You say you want a revolution . . .  Faygo Kid   Apr-17-11 01:56 PM   #35 
  - And if Matt Taibi is to be believed - then many of those Super  truedelphi   Apr-17-11 02:24 PM   #36 
  - Yes, that story was particularly galling. No more so than BP walking away from the Gulf of Mexico...  freshwest   Apr-17-11 02:50 PM   #41 
  - Taibbi is one of my new heros  EvolveOrConvolve   Apr-17-11 05:33 PM   #51 
     - My hero too. And I like  truedelphi   Apr-18-11 05:46 PM   #66 
  - He ain't my brother and he is too heavy  classysassy   Apr-17-11 03:04 PM   #42 
  - Angryfuckinkickandrec.  progressoid   Apr-17-11 04:15 PM   #43 
  - Decades old news.  RUMMYisFROSTED   Apr-17-11 04:25 PM   #44 
  - But at least someone's reporting it  EvolveOrConvolve   Apr-17-11 05:44 PM   #54 
  - Sickening n/t  OhioChick   Apr-17-11 04:34 PM   #45 
  - So where are the Jobs?  houstonintc   Apr-17-11 04:55 PM   #47 
  - You mean this isn't a Utopia?  EvolveOrConvolve   Apr-17-11 05:46 PM   #55 
  - where are the Jobs  rpannier   Apr-17-11 06:27 PM   #59 
  - But the most important thing in the world is to give rich people more money so that they can create  valerief   Apr-17-11 05:15 PM   #49 
  - When they were selling "trickle down" they for got to mention the  beac   Apr-17-11 05:51 PM   #58 
  - Well colour me shocked! :sarcasm:  The abyss   Apr-17-11 05:43 PM   #53 
  - THIS is why people need to quit whining about tax rates  joeglow3   Apr-17-11 08:04 PM   #61 
  - Kudos to Mr. Schoenberg for retaining a bit of humanity in this selfish culture.  lostnfound   Apr-18-11 06:58 AM   #62 
  - Maybe now they will finally give the rest of us jobs like they've been promising for 10 years now.  leeroysphitz   Apr-18-11 08:18 AM   #63 
  - wanna know why we have a huge deficit? Well, there ya go...  fascisthunter   Apr-18-11 08:20 AM   #64 
  - The Irony is that Obama paid 26% to the IRS this year...  Grinchie   Apr-18-11 04:29 PM   #65 
  - "More than half of the nation's tax revenue came from the top 10 percent of earners in 2007"  hack89   Apr-18-11 06:39 PM   #67 
 

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