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Paul Ryan grabs for the gusto
|Last Edited||RP Aug 15, 2012 09:21am|
|News Date||Monday, August 13, 2012 09:10:00 PM UTC0:0|
|Description||My palms are sweaty, my eyes are glazed. |
I am the Republican base. And Paul Ryan has come to save me.
He is everything we could have dreamed of and hoped for. He is — as the young people like to say — groovy.
Paul Ryan believes in the deserving rich. He believes that the Lord gave us two hands to grab everything we can with them.
Ayn Rand, the philosopher, was Paul Ryan’s inspiration. “The reason I got involved in public service, by and large, if I had to credit one thinker, one person, it would be Ayn Rand,” Ryan said in 2005.
Take Medicare. Please. What is Medicare except a program that lavishes tax dollars on the old and sick, people who are no longer paying much in taxes and who are a drain on society?
Shouldn’t money be saved for the strong? For the productive? For the superior individuals who are amassing happiness through their own sheer will, drive and, perhaps, large inheritances?