Friday, April 23, 2010

The VATMan Cometh, Pt. 5

Look, it's not like anyone paying attention didn't see this coming from a mile away, but still... it's worth mentioning.  Despite all the firm statments from congressional Democrats that they would never consider a VAT, and that the whole idea is just some right-wing scare tactic, President Obama announced Wednesday that he's definitely leaving it on the table... you know, just in case he accidently expands government so much so fast that we have no choice but to tax the heck out of everything in order to prevent a national debt implosion.  (Shocking, I know.)

Take it away, Mr. President:

(h/t HotAir)

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