Skip to comments.Parents of little lemonade entrepreneurs find Obama's small biz advice leaves sour taste
Posted on 07/17/2012 5:10:09 PM PDT by twister881
A pair of sisters who run a thriving lemonade stand in Texas beg to differ with President Obama's message that entrepreneurs "didn't get there on your own..."
Clara Sutton, 7, and little sister Eliza, 4, started CoolBlast Lemonade in their suburban Houston neighborhood, and quickly generated business brisk enough to bring on another employee, younger brother Eirik. Their father said the kids have gotten a business education right out in front of their home under the watchful eyes of their parents -- but with no help from the government.
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And without all the undocumented workers the government let in to pick the lemons, they would have to sell mud smoothies.
Cute video. However sounded a bit scripted. I heard “Lemonade Day”. Too bad children cannot set up stands without state approval. Indiana has a “Lemonade Day” where children go to a specific location to pick up their lemonade day packs.
[ the boy isn’t smart enough to understand the business model of a lemonade stand... ]
You have to pay off the proper officials in the right order.... And pay them enough so they can selectively enforce some arcane laws on your competition.
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