How Do You Feel About a 103% Tax Hike?

Digg This I am not the biggest Glenn Beck fan. I think he is way off base sometimes and completely disagree with him. But, that is the beauty of being a human, right? You can be unique as you want to be, or try to xerox yourself…

With that said, sometimes Glenn Beck spits out some absolutely beautiful jems. Things that need to be said, addressed, and spread.

One thing that has been mentioned over the last decade but never talked about and definitely not addressed. In fact, many people think that it is some sort of fairytale. This issue is Social Security and how it is going to bankrupt our economy. BANKRUPT, people! There is no way around this unless we all start giving up a whole lot more of our paychecks.

Yes, we need $54 TRILLION dollars to finance Social Security for just the baby boomers. That means that we need to raise payroll taxes by 103% to cover that. Can you afford a 103% tax hike to cover this tab? If you can’t cover this type of hike, I hope that you (a) send this page to your friends (b) Digg this page and/or (c) write your Congressman. We need to get on this as soon as possible because, guess what, the baby boomers are already starting to draw their checks.

It doesn’t matter if you are an anarchist or a fascist, a Republican or a Democrat, a socialist or a conservative – you need to act…. no, you have to act. We all need to demand that this problem is addressed and fixed. At the very least, we need to demand that our politicians quit trying to bury the $%#@!$ truth from us like they always do. This is not a problem they can just continue to bury because it is a problem that is going to bury us.

Below is the video of Glenn Beck – Touching the Third Rail.


3 Responses to “How Do You Feel About a 103% Tax Hike?”

  1. 6 May 2008 at 18:51

    As if taxes aren’t bad enough already…That’s the problem with the welfare state.

  2. 13 May 2008 at 22:06

    This is sick…but I’m not even surprised. Neo-prophets have been foretelling of this baby boom social spending apocalypse for some time now, and it’s finally happening. What can we do? Politicians won’t help us. Short of organizing a grass roots organization and applying ballot box pressure, they won’t do squat. Even Numbers USA which has the largest grass roots organization on the planet has trouble getting these bastard politicians to represent the best interests of the people and therefore the country. I think I’ll go burn my representative in effigy.

  3. 3 DJ
    2 June 2008 at 11:51

    Visit Losthorizons.com! That site will open your eyes to the whole FICA withholding sleight-of-hand.

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