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no name no slogan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-06-08 05:30 PM
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1. Let's hear it for regressive taxation!
This one's as good as Steve Forbes' so-called "flat tax".

What a load of dingo's kidneys.
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  -A tax upon your house, and everything else, too. "FairTax" won't work, say experts Amerigo Vespucci  Jan-06-08 05:28 PM   #0 
  - Let's hear it for regressive taxation!  no name no slogan   Jan-06-08 05:30 PM   #1 
  - Hey, kidneys are important to dingoes!  XemaSab   Jan-06-08 05:44 PM   #4 
  - If Fair Tax is so wonderful, why didn't Huckabee try it in AR?  ayeshahaqqiqa   Jan-06-08 05:34 PM   #2 
  - The ny peple who think te Fair Tax is a good idea don't understand it!  napi21   Jan-06-08 05:36 PM   #3 
  - Even if the IRS "went away," something much worse would rise in its place...  Amerigo Vespucci   Jan-06-08 05:45 PM   #5 
  - Any of these massive tax changes....  sendero   Jan-06-08 05:47 PM   #6 
  - I love the FairTax for the same reason I love science fiction.  tritsofme   Jan-06-08 05:48 PM   #7 
  - Fair Tax + Science really does have its roots in Xenu.  Amerigo Vespucci   Jan-06-08 05:55 PM   #8 
  - that's unfair  pop goes the weasel   Jan-06-08 06:04 PM   #10 
     - uh...  nebenaube   Jan-06-08 09:35 PM   #14 
        - sure...  pop goes the weasel   Jan-07-08 12:09 AM   #15 
  - hate-filled gasbag Neal Boortz pushes this, so you KNOW it's bad  ima_sinnic   Jan-06-08 05:59 PM   #9 
  - The Republican FAIR TAX the plan that taxes you to death....  Historic NY   Jan-06-08 06:42 PM   #11 
  - Sheesh, Huckabee is a dumber fuck than GW Bush. . .  DinahMoeHum   Jan-06-08 08:32 PM   #12 
  - First or all it is outrageous that Huckles calls it a 23% tax when it is actually a 30% tax.  yellowcanine   Jan-06-08 08:42 PM   #13 
     - Fair Tax  Thothmes   Jan-07-08 08:42 AM   #16 
        - Does this actually cover ALL revenues raised by the Feds?  underpants   Jan-07-08 08:49 AM   #17 
           - The way the proposal is stated  Thothmes   Jan-07-08 09:01 AM   #18 

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