I do not know whether it is to yourself or Mr. Adams I am to give my thanks for the copy of the new constitution. I beg leave through you to place them where due. It will be yet three weeks before I shall receive them from America. There are very good articles in it: and very bad. I do not know which preponderate. What we have lately read in the history of Holland, in the chapter on the Stadtholder, would have sufficed to set me against a Chief magistrate eligible for a long duration, if I had ever been disposed towards one: and what we have always read of the elections of Polish kings should have forever excluded the idea of one continuable for life. Wonderful is the effect of impudent and persevering lying. The British ministry have so long hired their gazetteers to…
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I am sure you all remember the class warfare campaign Barack Obama waged to win his reelection bid: He painted the rich–especially Mitt Romney–as evil capitalists who do not pay their fair in taxes because they take advantage of tax loopholes which are not available to ordinary Americans.
Hell, at one point Harry Reid even made the accusation that Mitt Romney hadn’t paid his taxes in ten years when we were in the throes of the campaign. Well, it turns out that Barack Obama himself may be almost as guilty as those whom he ran against in the campaign because according to this article he only paid a tax rate of about 18.4% last year.
It turns out that Barack Obama isn’t really the middle class warrior he fancies himself to be, in fact it turns out that he is exactly the type of person he campaigned against heading into the 2012 election.
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