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Politically Incorrect

Church Hill, VA

#1 Oct 30, 2008
Today on my way to lunch I passed a homeless guy with a sign that read "Vote Obama, I need the money." I laughed.
Once in the restaurant, my server had on an "Obama 08" tie. Again I laughed as he had given away his political preference -- just imagine the coincidence.
When the bill came, I decided not to tip the server and explained to him that I was exploring the Obama redistribution of wealth concept. He stood there in disbelief while I told him that I was going to redistribute his tip to someone who I deemed more in need -- the homeless guy outside. The server angrily stormed from my sight.
I went outside, gave the homeless guy $10 and told him to thank the server inside as I've decided he could use the money more. The homeless guy was grateful.
At the end of my rather unscientific redistribution experiment I realized the homeless guy was grateful for the money he did not ear, but the waiter was pretty angry that I gave away the money he did earn even though the actual recipient deserved money more.
I guess redistribution of wealth is an easier thing to swallow in concept than in practical application. REDISTRIBUTION OF SOMEONE ELSE'S WEALTH, A GREAT IDEA ...... or just a fools game?
Mobile Salesman

Saint-georges, Canada

#2 Oct 29, 2009
Anybody that has any kind of money wants to redistribute it.

The problem is they have a hard time finding someone willing to work for it.
yep

North Brunswick, NJ

#3 Oct 31, 2009
Mobile Salesman wrote:
Anybody that has any kind of money wants to redistribute it.
The problem is they have a hard time finding someone willing to work for it.
i agree

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