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Response to marmar (Original post)

Sat Dec 20, 2014, 04:38 PM

32. Resisting privilege means admitting that it's unlikely that YOU will ever get rich.

 

A lot of Americans, even those living paycheck-to-paycheck(and some no longer GETTING paychecks)just can't bring themselves to accept that.

And no politician is going to have the guts to argue that they SHOULD accept it.

They would rather starve than give up on the belief that someday, they will need those tax shelters themselves.

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