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Cary Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Feb-09-04 01:37 PM
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3. What's wrong with you, Bandit (read in great sarcasm).
Don't you know your Laffer curve? It was created by Arthur Laffer, the genious who lost 50 pounds by soaking himself, day after day, in a bathtub full of ice.

He came up with his now famous Laffer curve while eating a Big Mac. He looked at his napkin and pronounced it "the Laffer curve". Great genious there, using the napkin front of him rather than drawing a Bell Curve from scratch.

The theory is that there is a maximum revenue point for taxation. After that point, when the rate of tax reaches the zenith, tax revenues decline.

To further demonstrate Laffer's genious, he was kicked out of the University of Chicago for lying on his resume. He created a PHd in Economics from the same McDonald's napkin. Sheer genious, I tell you.

So don't dispute the Laffer curve. Conservatives don't like it when you do that.
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