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The problem of wealth
PJ Media, by Richard Fernandez

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Posted By:Hazymac, 12/9/2013 7:59:12 PM

The Associated Press describes a new problem in Obama’s America. Wealth is once again threatening to rear its ugly head. You may not realize it, but there’s a danger that as many as one in five Americans may get rich sometime in their lifetimes. (Snip) During the 2008 presidential campaign Barack Obama had a conversational encounter with Samuel Joseph Wurzelbacher, who became known as “Joe the Plumber” that captured the dilemma. When Joe the Plumber declared his desire to earn $250,000 a year Obama replied: "It’s not that I want to punish your success. I just want to make sure

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Creativity and success will never be outlawed since the future of humanity depends on scientific advancement in as yet undiscovered fields of endeavor. But reaping the rewards of human advancement might well become illegal. That´s what might threaten attaining our goals. If a few genius scientists cure cancer, heart disease, and most other fatal or chronic diseases, I don´t care if a few of them become centi-billionaires. Maybe they´ll let me water ski behind one of their megayachts.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: TarAndFeathers, 12/9/2013 8:21:55 PM     (No. 9647300)

"The problem of capitalism is the unequal distribution of wealth. The success of socialism is the equal distribution of misery."

W S Churchill

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Bohallx, 12/9/2013 8:23:50 PM     (No. 9647301)

Obama and his running dog lackeys (or is it the other way around with this guy) think of $250,000 as being rich.

It´s not. No where near "rich" ~ and in NYC, ain´t no thang!

But that doesn´t matter one way or the other with the Obots. Their purpose is to serve their wealthy masters (Sorros, et al) to suppress the lower classes to make sure new competitors don´t pop up to challenge their own fortunes.

In Argentina that sort of wealthy individual is more visible because they don´t give a darn. In America they also want the government to keep down the competition, and give them a government subsidy anyway, but they also want to step back in the shadows.

Of recent they´ve actually gotten out of hand with their demands ~ which is why everybody else is now armed to the teeth.



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