In relation to politicians’ talk of raising taxes on high-income Americans: There was a story about a college girl who worked hard to get straight A’s in her courses.
She told her dad she was thinking about becoming a Democrat.
Her dad said that she then should be OK with giving away two of her grade letters to the students who to didn’t bother to study: so she would downgrade herself from an A to a C, and the others who didn’t study would be raised from an F to a C, so everyone would be equal, whether they worked and studied or not.
“That’s not fair!” The girl cried. “I ... continue reading »