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Response to TBF (Reply #42)

Wed Mar 26, 2014, 09:50 AM

55. Want me to also "show you" that the sky is blue?

 

The fact is that Americans can and do still own their "houses," something they would not be able to do under communism. To suggest that the greater wealth disparity means we are no better off under capitalism than we would be under communism, is hyperbole.

I didn't question your little charts about the wealth being held by fewer and fewer people. But I did ignore them because they have nothing to do with my reply about the OP being nothing but hyperbole. That the OP is doing nothing more than exaggerating a few current problems in order to promote some misguided anti-capitalism meme.

Contrary to what many on here seem to think, our President is NOT some corporate stooge enabling some group of "1%" to enslave us.

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