Morning Reads – Thursday, April 28, 2016

On this date in 1967, Muhammad Ali refused induction into the US Army and was stripped of boxing title. He cited religious grounds for his refusal.

Peaches

Jimmy Carter

Sweet Tea

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John Vestal
John Vestal

And introducing the new Associate Dean of the ECU School for The Sock Puppetry Arts, Beth Merkelson.

Noway2016
Noway2016

“Music written by inmates to be performed at White House” Of course it is…wonder if Terry McAuliffe will be the MC?

gcp
gcp

Deal has until May 3 to sign, veto or let campus carry pass w/o his signature. Increasingly looks like he will let it become law w/o his signature.

John Vestal
John Vestal

I believe he has indicated he will do “something”, so I find acquiesence unlikely.

gcp
gcp

You may be right because Deal’s record is not one of “acquiescence.”

Saltycracker
Saltycracker

Regardless of the political affiliation the billionaires are way ahead of getting their money taxed beyond income, and that they can defer or have paid in other ways. The US is one of the safest and best tax havens in the world. Was Hillary paid in reportable fees ? Business publications gave an accounting of how she probably hides tens of millions and pays taxes on a token. Trusts and Roths are the favorite of many and have been for a long time: It is legal and will continue to be, Roths deal in the not so rich with tax… Read more »