Michael Ramirez by Michael Ramirez

Michael Ramirez

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  1. Chillbilly

    Chillbilly said, almost 4 years ago

    The debt isn’t a shark. It’s just a shadow.

  2. wmconelly

    wmconelly said, almost 4 years ago

    I’d like to see Mike illustrate something besides the Right’s Limbaugh line once in a while. Just sayin’…

  3. Jase99

    Jase99 GoComics PRO Member said, almost 4 years ago

    The military budget and estimated $90-some billion given to corporate welfare queens would be a great place to start cutting. After that we can look at no-bid contracts, fraud, and tax loop-holes.

  4. ABQJeff

    ABQJeff said, almost 4 years ago

    Yeah, but you can’t buy a bigger boat without money, aka, revenues.

  5. BarbaBlanca

    BarbaBlanca said, almost 4 years ago

    Just raise taxes and get a bigger boat. Can start with corporate welfare and defense.

  6. jack75287

    jack75287 said, almost 4 years ago

    I would like to know where he got 75 percent.

  7. Brandon

    Brandon said, almost 4 years ago

    So, the lefties can only say “Tax The Rich” when taking all the money from the rich would only be a drop in the bucket- our government wastes more money than the rich have!

    BUT, these welfare parasite libs like the waste- because they benefit from it. They are fat hogs at the trough, demanding more and more, for nothing!

    A civilization can not survive when the lazy, perverted and ignorant, i.e. Democrats, run things! Future generations will curse them for the near infinite burden of debt they’ll be carrying!

  8. D PB

    D PB said, almost 4 years ago

    @Chillbilly

    It’s just a shadow? $16 Trillion is a shadow in your alternate universe? With the 4th largest budget item being the net interest on the debt, $265 Billion, I’d say the shark is quite a bit larger then depicted.

    Shadow, you’re a troll . . .

  9. wbr

    wbr said, almost 4 years ago

    great idea democrats [ ex clark] are to be taxed at 75%

  10. jack75287

    jack75287 said, almost 4 years ago

    Or like Gore selling out to Al Jazeria before the tax hike happen for those making more than $400,000. Ever notice how the left is best at tax evasion than anyone else.

  11. Joe boyle

    Joe boyle said, almost 4 years ago

    Return is important, but social stability is, too. The rich in unstable nations will invest here as long as we appear safe. Of course, instability is connected to inequality…something to think about.

  12. jack75287

    jack75287 said, almost 4 years ago

    @Joe boyle

    But it is the business owner’s social responsibility to produce a good product or service first, then jobs then social altruism.

  13. sw10mm

    sw10mm said, almost 4 years ago

    Restore the 75% tax rates on the rich from the 1960’s.
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    Even the french are smart enough to leave the country when that happens. Next bad idea.

  14. sw10mm

    sw10mm said, almost 4 years ago

    do they want the rest of it, too?
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    short answer is yes. After this last deal there are now several calls to raise taxes again.

  15. dtroutma

    dtroutma GoComics PRO Member said, almost 4 years ago

    I’ve been in the water with sharks in the Atlantic, and both eastern and western Pacific, including with great whites, while “wary”, never really panicked because I understood them. The sad part is that most Americans know as little about economics, and where debt came from, and what the hazards are, as they understand about sharks. Of course the sharks I really see reason to fear, given the last 30 years of the U.S. economy, are the ones on Wall Street, and in “the financial industry”, that has changed drastically since Reagan began deregulation, and pulled up the shark barrier from around our economy.

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