Monday, February 27, 2012

The Taxman Is Literally Robbing You!

And other such hyperbolic claims are taken down by Matt Zwolinski.

4 comments:

  1. Link doesn't work.

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  2. I guess if we're splitting hairs, the most accurate term isn't "robbery," but rather "extortion."

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  3. Or, if we wanted to be really, really, really accurate, we could call it "taxation."

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