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She was ready to give up. The rest of the staff had long since left the office; she was sitting in near dark still trying to make words appear. 1,402 more words

Should Capital Gains Be Taxed The Same As Other Income?

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

Looking forward?

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

Elsewhere

ze zinger no. 16

What do you get when you cross a Republican with a urologist?

Trickle down…

(zing)

Ze Jokez

The Drumpf Con Continues

Drumpf supporters would appear to be brainless. He had a mandate to reindustralize America, but anyone could see even prior to the election stock Republican economics was how he planned to do it (trickle down) which has never worked and only ballooned deficits — Robin Hood in reverse — and moved wealth from the have-nots to the haves! 112 more words

Us News

The Trump Tax 'Plan': here we go again

Yesterday the Trump administration announced its new tax ‘plan’ in order to beat the ‘100 day’ deadline[1], by all appearances.

Trump has – and I know this will come as a shock to those of you keeping score – been on both sides of that issue. 772 more words

Politics

You, too, could someday be rich.

How many people do you know?

I’m not talking about people with whom you have deep, personal connections. I’m talking about people you know…kids who went to your school, co-workers from current and previous jobs, family, extended family, etc.   2,025 more words