Politics: Why don't liberals ever stop to think about how rich people feel about paying taxes?

Say, for example, that you're the CEO of a large corporation and make a salary of $100 million a year. If liberals had their way, only about $50 million would be left over after paying taxes. You'd have to scale back on how many yachts you owned on each continent, and postpone your purchase of a new private... show more Say, for example, that you're the CEO of a large corporation and make a salary of $100 million a year. If liberals had their way, only about $50 million would be left over after paying taxes. You'd have to scale back on how many yachts you owned on each continent, and postpone your purchase of a new private jet. And you wouldn't be happy that you had to pay all these taxes.

Liberals argue that the revenue could be used to pay down the national debt, or provide better education for a million children by taxing one really rich person. Well, true, but did you ever think about this from the point of view of the rich?
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