It's Business that Pays it Forward Not Government

Obama makes it sound as if starting and running a successful business is as easy as ordering fast food from the local government office.  "I'll take a double cheeseburger with extra bacon, an XXL order of fries, two (to stay legal in NYC) 16oz sodas and throw in an Apple on the side -- that's right, the multi-billion dollar corporation -- not the fruit."  Those who have actually created a business know better. It's true that everyone receives some help and guidance along the path of life but Obama is trying to put the government cart before the private-sector horse in this case.  Without private-sector business activity, the government would have zero money to spend on roads, bridges, teachers or anything else for that matter.  The money must first be extracted from businesses and the people who work hard and receive their paychecks from those businesses (at least before the Feds started printing money).  It's like a capitalist version of the feel-good movie...(Read Full Post)