Soak The Rich, Please

Abby Zimet

Happy Tax Day. In its honor, the fools at Fox have charged that Obama's vaguely articulated wish to somewhat more equitably distribute the vast wealth of this country is, like, so unfair; the War Resisters' League has released is annual federal pie chart showing where your money goes; the IRS has released numbers showing that the rich are getting richer, in large part by paying half the taxes they used to; and, in the day's only even remotely hopeful news, the Patriotic Millionaires have asked the government to raise their taxes "for the well being of our fellow citizens." 



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