Skip to comments.An American businessman's letter to Obama
Posted on 10/25/2008 5:06:19 AM PDT by tnye
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Welfare State system sucks on many levels ranging from psychological to economical. Plus it is a bastard; you cannot unite socialism and capitalism. The combo doesn't work and it has to be either or.
I watched the Finnish Social-Democrats go after my dad as a business owner and killing his efforts with taxes and the man was the hardest working guy you know (three-fold the effort than some Union fat face commie-mobster) and we had nothing extra in materialistic terms, I grew up in public schools that were manned by (surprise!) Social-Democratic teachers who tried to drill their damned views on us as little kids and if you disagreed you were out of the circle with sanctions, and I loved to be a # in a hospital and not have a word to say over my treatment.
Is this really what these Obama Dems want? I don't think so. I think they are just illusioned and misinformed. American Liberal Media writes all the time crap like “for a modest tax hike Finland offers free education, medicare, and other social services.”
WHAT EFFING MODEST TAX (my bro is an electrician and pays over 40% income tax, 22% VAT on everything, except food is 18% VAT, cars have 120% VAT, gasoline has 120% VAT and costs $10 / gallon, do I need to continue??? Good lord!)??? WHAT EFFING FREE SERVICES (the pure notion of saying that something is free is misleading SOCIALIST propaganda — I payed WAY more for my “heavenly” Finnish social services than what I pay for my private health care insurance here in the USA — GOD BLESS HER TOO!!!)??? I honestly had an urge to strangle that reporter. I suffered 27 yrs and it is too long of a time to have some Washington D.C. pencil neck reporter write that crap about Finland and make her look like a damned paradise!!! That man should be ashamed of himself and the uneducated view that he portrayed in his article for the hungry, young, and hip American socialists.
I honestly recommend any and all American aspiring socialists to go and live in either Finland or Sweden for prolonged time: that will cure your naive enthusiasm pretty effectively. Unless you kill yourself of course. Oh, you didn't know that the “social paradise” has one, if not the, highest suicide rates. And don't you even dare to say it's the weather — I lived there goddammit! It has nothing to do with the damned weather — it's the system that sucks the daylight out of you!
ping to a good read
I got a Benjamin for it.
You are a Real American.
I am honored to share participation on a public bulletin board with you.
You are King BO’s type. Your kind is what is going to drain this country. Just remember I may have to stand in line ahead of you in the poverty line your type are creating.You are today’s trash that does not appreciate a good free country. You are scum to all that really work.Pay your share and put yours on work and not use them for a handout!
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