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re: Is Louisiana not able to pay tax refunds? - CptRusty
[quote]well the state is kind of broke[/quote] So the taxpayers overpayed, then when the State can't pay them back, the excuse is "we're broke, sorry". Yeah, try that the other way around and see how it works out :lol:...
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re: Fat chick thinks "free speech" means she gets to talk and nobody else does - CptRusty
[quote][b]I'm not too picky about food[/b] but I do love burritos and Indian food[/quote] ya don't say...
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re: OT Workout Crew - Would you leave your current gym/health club... - CptRusty
Reds is always going to be the spot in Lafayette. There may be some hardcore lifters who would swap, but youre talking about a very small number of people. i get that youre passionate about lifting, but it has to be a business first, which means appealing to a large group of people. i want to...
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re: The thread where I make a good-natured appeal to political pragmatism... - CptRusty
[quote]racial code words like 'cuck' Huh? [/quote] :lol: when in doubt play the race card....
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re: The thread where I make a good-natured appeal to political pragmatism... - CptRusty
[quote]Trump is a stop gap to the PC culture onslaught and he is the chosen mechanism by which the silent majority demands an end to the madness. Why? Because he is the only one who would.[/quote] or in ghostbuster terms: He is the form of the destructor. ...
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re: Trump's corporate tax and inversion plan will make the US economy sky rocket. - CptRusty
[quote]those arrangements he works out with his Mafia and Triad buddies as they relate to running his gaming and human trafficking business. [/quote] :lol: the closer it gets the more desperate they become. Loving it....
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re: "Supply-side" tax cuts and it respective economic correlations - CptRusty
[quote]not even the most aggressive supply siders has the nads to suggest we cut taxes by 44% across the board...because it would leave the US economy in shambles.[/quote] Two things: 1- i consider your assertion that cutting the governments ability to spend would have direct negative impacts...
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re: "Supply-side" tax cuts and it respective economic correlations - CptRusty
[quote] One of the issues that does not really get discussed is what people actually pay in taxes (percentage wise) versus the official amoun[/quote] My largest itemization is my home mortgage interest deduction. I would trade that in a heartbeat for a 10% flat tax....
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re: Clinton Vows to Spend 'Every Single Minute' as President to 'Change Gun Culture' - CptRusty
[quote]Hillary Clinton[/quote] cu nt...
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re: "Supply-side" tax cuts and it respective economic correlations - CptRusty
[quote]people at the low end do not have the resources to pay much if any and hopefully they are only in that income level for a short period of time[/quote] So 10% of almost nothing is...a very small ammount. I posit that they should pay it, even if it's just a gesture more than a meaningful fun...
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re: Looks like the new $20 bill was just the start.... - CptRusty
[quote]With Hamilton's position secure, and with the Obama administration under pressure to add diversity to the currency, Lew's compromise is to replace a picture of the Treasury building on the back of the $10 with leaders of the suffrage movement — Sojourner Truth, Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cad...
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re: Percent of athiest that are democrats... - CptRusty
I'm an atheist libertarian. Does that count?...
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re: "Supply-side" tax cuts and it respective economic correlations - CptRusty
[quote]it beats the alternative by a dam sight....[/quote] First I will repeat that I agree [b]some[/b] taxation is necessary for society as we know it. Second I want to assert that I strongly disagree that the only alternative to taxes is being enslaved under a warlord, but that's kind of an...
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re: "Supply-side" tax cuts and it respective economic correlations - CptRusty
[quote]nd in 50 years (or less) we will cease to exist as a nation and will be subjected to much worse taxation by whoever wins the battle for what once was the United States.[/quote] :rolleyes: germandawg: futurist Please. We can make large deep cuts in our military and entitlement budgets a...
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re: "Supply-side" tax cuts and it respective economic correlations - CptRusty
[quote]So you are saying unequivocally that you are against maximizing revenue and minimizing the impact of taxation on taxpayers? At least you are honest about[/quote] Minimizing to a point. I do concede that taxes are a necessary part of civilization as we know it, and I'm fine with that. BUT, ...
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re: "Supply-side" tax cuts and it respective economic correlations - CptRusty
[quote]Cutting taxes has nothing...nothing...at all to do with spending...cutting taxes has no impact on spending...[/quote] I completely understand. My point is that since our government is going to spend more than it "makes" regardless of how much we give them...correction: how much they [i]tak...
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re: Concerning the utter stupidity of postcard "flat tax" plans - CptRusty
[quote]Is it really reading when you can't comprehend? [/quote] yes and yes I realize no one was directly arguing that we should not simplify the tax code, but I am none the less incredulous that even the idea of a grossly simplified "post card return" is offensive to you. Unless we tack ...
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re: Concerning the utter stupidity of postcard "flat tax" plans - CptRusty
[quote] Funny you couldn't name a single person who argued here against simplifying the tax code, as you accused. [/quote] Not nearly as entertaining as having you declare you would conclude I could not read, despite the fact that we are communicating through text. Again, this sounds pretty ...
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re: Concerning the utter stupidity of postcard "flat tax" plans - CptRusty
[quote]I'll have to conclude that you can't read. [/quote] Based on the shite I've seen you post, this sounds like the kind of conclusion [i]you would[/i] reach despite the fact that we are communicating via text on a website. ...
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re: "Supply-side" tax cuts and it respective economic correlations - CptRusty
[quote]I just find it silly when people argue that cutting taxes on the wealthy has a trickle down effect to the rest of us. [/quote] I understand the theory, and I tend to subscribe, but to me it is ultimately a moot point. Taxes should be cut regardless of whether or not they "trickle down" fr...
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