Posted by: cousindampier | 29 August 2011

More Evidence America May Be Selfish

Sam Harris – How to Lose Readers Without Even Trying

The evidence:

Finally, many readers said something like the following:

If you or Warren Buffett want to pay more in taxes, go ahead. You are perfectly free to write the Treasury a check. And if you haven’t done this, you’re just a hypocrite.

Because being American only counts when it gets you something.  When the country at large needs you, the rules change a little bit.

 

 

 

 

 

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