Category Archives: Taxes

One Lump of Stupid or Two?

High Hoes, Silver They say that crafting a bill is a lot like making sausage. And in the case of the Trump-Virus relief bill, the sausage is made of horse meat: COVID relief package features horse racing safety legislation Horse … Continue reading

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The Coinkydinks Keep Piling Up

Grifters Coinkydinks keep piling up for Sen. Loeffler: Value of Loeffler’s Mansion Dropped $6M Overnight—and Nobody Can Explain Why When Sen. Kelly Loeffler (R-GA) and her husband, Jeffrey Sprecher, bought a 15,000-square-foot Atlanta mansion known as “Descante” for $10.5 million … Continue reading

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The Deficit Hawks Return to Old San Juan

Just like the swallows returning to San Juan Capistrano, so too have the Deficit Hawks returned to Wingnuttia after gorging at the public trough: The Hill: Republicans are preparing to reembrace their inner deficit hawks after greenlighting big spending bills … Continue reading

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Death and Taxes, Cont.

 Trump Records Shed New Light on Chinese Business Pursuits “Mr. Trump’s own business history is filled with overseas financial deals, and some have involved the Chinese state. He spent a decade unsuccessfully pursuing projects in China, operating an office there … Continue reading

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The Unpublished GOP Platform

NBC: “The federal government’s ability to pay Social Security benefits could stop by mid-2023 if President Donald Trump were to permanently terminate the payroll tax and not offer another revenue source, the chief actuary of the Social Security Administration said … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 Goat Rodeo, Lord Damp Nut, The Russian Usurper, Social Security, Taxes, Wingnuttia | 11 Comments

Prznint Stupid Manufactures, Solves New Crisis

Years ago, I had a manager who would deliberately wreck the schedule early in the project (not approving plans or allocating resources/budgets usually) only to swoop in at a later date and very publicly save the project. This manager often … Continue reading

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(UPDATED) 7AM PT: SCOTUS Rules on Trump Taxes

Executive Summary: Essentially Prznint Stupid lost both cases 7-2, which is pretty resounding defeat. THIS IS A YUGE VICTORY! It is now adjudicated that NO president has a right to absolute immunity while in office. And that part of the … Continue reading

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Death and Taxes, Part Infinity

The WSJ: “The Trump administration is likely to extend the April 15 tax deadline as part of an effort to mitigate the effects of the novel coronavirus on U.S. households and businesses, according to an administration official and another person … Continue reading

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Grifters Gotta Grift, Part Infinity

Lord Damp Nut has a solution for the financial crisis brought on by his mismanagement of the Coronavirus pandemic: GIVE HIM THE MONEY! I want a tax cut that ends on Election Day, a tax break for my hotels, and … Continue reading

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‘Fool Me Twice, Never Fooled Again’

Hey guys, remember during the Great 2018 Pie Fight when Lord Dampnut was chasing phantom caravans in the desert heading to the southern border (with the US military deployed in what was probably an illegal stunt never to be prosecuted)? … Continue reading

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