Baker’s line talk today revolved around two recent presidents:
“Hollande strung us up, and now Macron is going to skin us.”
If everybody in France is revolutionary, who eats the cake? 103 more words
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❝ It’s not 1981 anymore. That’s the message of an editorial in the conservative Weekly Standard, which warns Republicans not to design a tax reform patterned on the one that Ronald Reagan signed in his first year as president.
Among those favoring lower tax rates for capital gains, a common argument is that investment income (at least at some point) was earned income upon which taxes were paid and that taxing the income from the investment of such funds is double taxation, punishing those who put their money to work. 363 more words
There’s got to be more than this. Than getting by, than comfort – but no purpose. Than feeling formless guilt at not doing more to “save the world”, raise the group consciousness, fight the forces of evil that attempt to dehumanise us all – pick your worthy quest. 231 more words