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No New Taxes!

Our children have been getting a lesson in economics and on taxes lately. My oldest son was saving up money to buy a Bionicle. I took him to the store so that he could see how much it cost. He looked and said, "$12.98, Mom, I am almost there." I then had to explain to him that it would cost more due to tax. This launched a whole lesson in taxes. Since that day, my oldest has been going around the house complaining about taxes.

Then, over the last few days, my husband and I have been finishing up our taxes and also talking about going to a Tea Party Rally. My three year old must have been listening in on all of these conversations, because today at lunch, he goes:

"Mommy, when we get to the tea party I am going to yell 'I don't want your taxes. We have too many taxes already!'"
Yes, that is my little political activist!

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  1. Smart little man you have there.

    Now if some of these bigger men and women (one in particular) would only listen to the people, we wouldn't have new taxes or this so called "Health Care Package".

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  2. What a smart little man!

    To bad our kids will be the ones who have to clean-up all the mess that is going on now adays!

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