Even A Resentment Drunk Socialist Can Understand

Even A Resentment Drunk Socialist Can Understand

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Taxes Explained In Beer – 

Talon’s Point

Many of you have read this or variations of it but I thought it would be fun to read it again after I came across it on Dan Mitchell’s Site

Suppose that every day, ten men go out for beer and the bill for all ten comes to $100. If they paid their bill the way we pay our taxes, it would go something like this…

  • The first four men (the poorest) would pay nothing
  • The fifth would pay $1
  • The sixth would pay $3
  • The seventh would pay $7
  • The eighth would pay $12
  • The ninth would pay $18
  • The tenth man (the richest) would pay $59

So, that’s what they decided to do.

The ten men drank in the bar every day and seemed quite happy with the arrangement, until one day, the owner threw them a curve ball.

Read the rest..  Taxes Explained In Beer – 

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  • Troll

    Now to explain Obamas administration take on our taxation using the “Social Justice” model…
    The man that was beat up and didnt show the following night was sent a bill by the government regardless of whether or not he chose to participate….