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Mike Luckovich

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  1. Zuhlamon

    Zuhlamon said, 12 months ago

    That would be Gubner Chris Cristie?

  2. Rad-ish

    Rad-ish GoComics PRO Member said, 12 months ago

    I believe that is future Charlie Brown

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    The aliens will end up zapping the earth when they find their investments went into the hedge funds manager’s pocket and there is nothing backing the money anyway.

  3. mdavis4183

    mdavis4183 GoComics PRO Member said, 12 months ago

    Just who are these “wealthy” who control the US? Most of our wealthy aquired their wealth in their lifetimes. What wealth did Mark Zuckerberg inherit? Bill Gates? Steve Jobs? What great wealth was it that John D. Rockerferlla inherit? How about Sam Walton?

  4. dtroutma

    dtroutma GoComics PRO Member said, 12 months ago

    ^Hmm, Koch brothers, Walton family, right, inheritance is good, especially with no taxes on it.

  5. Michael wme

    Michael wme said, 12 months ago


    You’re absolutely right! Every great fortune was earned by SOMEONE (maybe not the current heirs) and should not be given to those not named in the Last Will and Testament.

    Sam earned the money, so now the Waltons MUST be allowed to keep it, all of it, since imposing any inheritance tax on what Sam left behind when he shuffled off this mortal coil is clearly theft that’s unfair to his Walton heirs.

  6. Robert Landers

    Robert Landers said, 12 months ago

    @Michael wme

    Actually, if we were going t follow the ultra conservative mantra that states that all wealthy and super wealthy are better because they earned every penny of their wealth, then the government should have an inheritance tax of 100%!! This is because if the inheritors themselves lose all of the inherited wealth, then they get to start all over again, and this is obviously better for their outlook on the wealth that they actually earned!!

  7. Harleyquinn

    Harleyquinn GoComics PRO Member said, 12 months ago

    Oh no, the wealthy evil rich are out to get the USA! Hide the women and children, oh the horrors. I mean they might offer a job over a government hand out. Oh no. Must use the Tax code to make it fair. Obama says so. He he he make it fair at the low cost of two votes, hopefully in two elections.

  8. MiHorn

    MiHorn said, 12 months ago

    Bush didn’t want to cut taxes on the “job creators”. But all the jobs they created were in China, Mexico and India.

  9. MangeyMoose

    MangeyMoose said, 12 months ago


    Yea, Sam did build up a great business, and his kids certainly made it big-time. As Wal-Mart began expanding into New England, they ballyhooed about the “fact” that they only sold U.S. made goods. As I visited the first time, I found many items which were NOT. Since then, their presence has exploded all over the U.S. and the world. Low wages. Few benefits. Temps. Illegal aliens. Cheating on overtime hours. They own factories in China. (They should fly the Chinese flag over their stores) They even defended Chinese companies, sued by U.S. manufacturers for “dumping”. Underpricing, to drive local Drug stores out of business. Political contributions/Lobbyist fees? I don’t want to even ask! Oh, yes, this is Unrestrained Capitalism at it’s finest!

  10. dtroutma

    dtroutma GoComics PRO Member said, 12 months ago

    Tigger: may want to list the millions who’ve worked far harder, for decades, and gotten nowhere? Creativity, is rewarded on occasion, but those occasions are far rarer than, failure. It is connections and “luck” that play a large role in success, and finding a “sugar daddy” to pull you up is often key. Our national policy should be for everyone to have access to that “sugar daddy”, but it ain’t going to happen.

    Now having someone with the technology to cross interstellar space and ask for financial advice?That is the joke of the ’toon.

  11. hmofo813

    hmofo813 GoComics PRO Member said, 12 months ago

    @Robert Landers

    Right. In point of fact, you can’t have a democracy without a confiscatory inheritance tax.

  12. louieglutz

    louieglutz said, 12 months ago

    interesting article on politico recently: wall street’s second choice is hillary.

  13. dtroutma

    dtroutma GoComics PRO Member said, 12 months ago

    Of the richest women in the U.S., only less than 5% did not get it from inheritance.

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