- From: Charmed Snark <snark@xxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2009 16:42:53 +0000 (UTC)
ed s expounded in news:39122f17-0d69-4ae6-a062-730a615567b0
On Feb 10, 6:24 am, "Lumpy" <lu...@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
ed s wrote:
How is it right that Britney gets paid when I do Ravi ? that makes me
sick to even think of!!
The "system" isn't entirely fair. But that is the system that people have
"agreed to" because people understand that it is impractical to be
For instance - Lets tax everybody because smoking causes cancer
If you buy tobacco in Canada, you do in fact pay a heavy tax (whether you
actually smoke them or not ;-)
you don't smoke, well smokers lie when we ask them on the forms,
And when the health claims come in, they will be discovered. Insurance
companies are experts in wiggling out of paying.
Its sooooo much trouble to get an acurate count so the govenment will
just tax everyone ( and take 30% cut for doing it) - Ok now that would
In Canada, we pay a "music tax" (essentially, though they don't like
calling it that) on blank CDs and tapes. I don't like it, but that is what
has been installed into our system.
Life is full of compromises. And everyone has their hands out ;-)
And who said anything about fair?!?!
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