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When Ben Carson wants economic advice, he turns to the Bible

By tatupu70 following x   2015 May 11, 10:44am 3,546 views   8 comments   watch   nsfw   quote     share    


http://news.yahoo.com/republican-candidate-ben-carson-takes-biblical-approach-taxes-160727982.html

"Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson said on Sunday his proposed flat-tax plan of about 10 percent was inspired by the biblical practice of tithing."

#politics

1   Bellingham Bill   ignore (5)   2015 May 11, 11:23am   ↑ like (0)   ↓ dislike (1)   quote   flag        

Whatever works on the rubes, eh

Democracy is the theory that the common people know what they want, and deserve to get it good and hard. -- H. L. Mencken

2   Mark   ignore (1)   2015 May 11, 11:24am   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (1)   quote   flag        

Scary stuff, I wonder if he made medical decisions on biblical principles?
GOP candidates are falling all over themselves in a rush to get to the head of the "crazy line"

3   tatupu70   ignore (0)   2015 May 11, 12:06pm   ↑ like (0)   ↓ dislike (0)   quote   flag        

Call it Crazy says

Talk about a disingenuous title to a thread...

Who's to say? By his own admission, he modeled his tax plan after the bible. Who is to say he doesn't reference it often to mold his other economic ideas?

4   Tenpoundbass   ignore (14)   2015 May 11, 12:17pm   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (4)   quote   flag        

When Obama needs advice he turns to the anarchy cook book.

5   BlueSardine   ignore (3)   2015 May 11, 12:43pm   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (1)   quote   flag        

Libbys model their tax plan after Hoodoo Brown...

tatupu70 says

Who's to say? By his own admission, he modeled his tax plan after the bible.

6   mell   ignore (2)   2015 May 11, 12:49pm   ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike (0)   quote   flag        

That's still better than listening to Krugman, so definitely an improvement.

7   tatupu70   ignore (0)   2015 May 11, 1:25pm   ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike (0)   quote   flag        

Call it Crazy says

Certainly not you, the guy who gets HIS economic information from Mother Jones.

Can you make an argument without a logical fallacy?

8   Blurtman   ignore (1)   2015 May 11, 6:38pm   ↑ like (0)   ↓ dislike (0)   quote   flag        

Some turn to the Magic Eight-Ball.


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