Speaking to a panel on poverty at Georgetown University, President Barack Obama dismissed wealthy Americans as “society’s lottery winners” and called on them to made a “modest investment” to the poor in the form of tax increases. – Daily Caller
If you Google “Life’s Biggest Lottery Winner” I’m pretty sure this will be the first image entry:
“There’s a fairness issue involved here. And by the way, if we were able to close that loophole, I could now invest in early childhood education to make a difference. [Prove it] That’s where the rubber hits the road. That’s … where the question of compassion and ‘I’m my brother’s keeper’
comes into play. And if we can’t ask from society’s lottery winners to just make that modest investment, then really this conversation [on poverty] is for show.”
Let’s ask the Reverend Al Sharpton weigh in on this:
So when Big Guy makes life fair -
we will all be, like, WTF! Hallelujah!
Cross-Posted on Patriot Action Network