It eventually occurred to me that the government does, in fact, have a means of taxing the poor. It’s called the lottery. It’s a sort of tax on hope, a tax on the delusion that the rags to riches American dream is a real thing.
I’m not sure why so many of my posts have “hope” in the title…
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Peter, I am impressed by your writing/attitude. Keep it up, please.