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Subject:  Re: Lest he have contact with reality... Date:  10/2/2012  6:50 PM
Author:  1poorguy Number:  1820293 of 2016019

We view Obama this way, you have to be evil to want to make people dependant on government as Obama is trying to do.

That's a strawman. Obama is doing no such thing. None of his actions have fostered dependency.

Here's a breakdown of the 47%. It's really a very tricky number because many/most of those folks DO pay taxes of one sort or another (including payroll taxes).

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/sep/18/romneys-47-perce...

http://articles.latimes.com/2012/sep/19/business/la-fi-hiltz...

There are more google hits if you're really interested.

This is the key point:

The key number he cited is that 47% of Americans "pay no income tax.&qu