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Thursday, May 03, 2012
Capital gains and taxes
Does cutting taxes on capital gains really help the economy? Nope. No correlation. Whatever else lower taxes on capital gains do, they don't create economic growth. That's been proven. Let's move on now.
[Hope is] the anchor we toss into the future and can pull on to reach what you wish to attain. It's making an effort in the right direction.--Jorge Bergoglio
The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.--Plutarch
I never meant to say that the Conservatives are generally stupid. I meant to say that stupid people are generally Conservative. I believe that is so obviously and universally admitted a principle that I hardly think any gentleman will deny it.-- John Stuart Mill
We should do everything we can to make sure this country lives up to our children's expectations.--Barack Obama
cogito ergo sum. -- Descartes
Concerning prayer- I would imagine somebody in back was taking care of that for me while I was flying the airplane.--Captain Chesley Sullenberger
Countless lives were saved when I decided not to become a nurse. --Mildred Walton
The secret to a long marriage is to take care of your health.--Mildred Walton
Here me goes!--Mildred Walton
Velvet Elvis: Repainting the Christian Faith by Rob Bell