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To: SeekAndFind
For those who want a debate, here is the counter view : Why Warren Buffet is right
2 posted on 08/16/2011 10:52:10 AM PDT by SeekAndFind (u)
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Had a friend who set out to become the best woodworker anywhere. Extraordinary talent, hard worker. Never made much money. Loved boats, though, so he got into the “yacht-building business.” Eked out a living (38K/yr) for himself and his family...

Until the “Yacht Tax.”

Then, he was out of work.

What could be more perfect that a Yacht tax, right? After all, only rich, fat industrialists profit from “yachts.”

Fortunately there was a rescue:

http://www.nytimes.com/1992/02/07/business/falling-tax-would-lift-all-yachts.html

Have YOU ever worked for a poor person?

Have you?


4 posted on 08/16/2011 11:03:43 AM PDT by golux
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