Alex Tokarev

Alex is a former WORLD contributor.

Death and taxes: Another test for my 'progressive' friends

Economy
by Alex Tokarev
Posted 1/25/12, 04:29 pm

"It is a paradoxical truth, that tax rates are too high today, and tax revenues are too low, and the soundest way to raise revenues, in the long run, is to cut taxes …"

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Christians and Ron Paul: A counterpoint

Politics
by Alex Tokarev
Posted 1/18/12, 03:10 pm

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A cure can be worse than the disease

Economy
by Alex Tokarev
Posted 1/11/12, 04:40 pm

A man was drinking beer and watching soccer with friends. "I don't know what to do with my son," the father confided in his buddies. "Every morning his bed is soaking wet. I tried all kinds of diapers. I sought advice from pediatricians' websites. I experimented with three kinds of drugs that gave him nosebleeds, insomnia, and seizures. Nothing works. Should we try surgery?" One of the less inebriated men in front of the TV looked up and suggested, "If I were you, I'd try to fix the roof first. It's the monsoon season, you know."

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