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Friday, July 08, 2005

Flash! United States Claims World Socialism Prize

Today’s Wall Street Journal editorial page alerts us to the fact that the United States now claims the gold medal of the Socialist Internationale.  We have remained steadfastly loyal to Karl Marx’s dogma by maintaining the world’s highest inheritance taxes.  Even Russia and Sweden, the quintessential exemplars of socialism, have abolished this unfair and counterproductive confiscation of property.