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  •  Know it won't happen (yet) but we need to talk (2+ / 0-)
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    a2nite, Calamity Jean

    about it more. I bet 60% of the public has know idea what capital gains even are. Maybe we should rebrand it "paperwork income" in the same way the right rebranded the inheritance tax the "death tax"? IDK

    -1.63/ -1.49 "Speaking truth to power" (with snark of course)! Follow on Twitter @dopper0189

    by dopper0189 on Sat Nov 02, 2013 at 09:20:10 AM PDT

    •  What "capital gains" means (1+ / 0-)
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      dopper0189

      "I bet 60% of the public has know idea what capital gains even are."

      Never thought of that, you could be right. You're definitely right that the term "death tax" was a master stroke.

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