The Irony

Karen DeCoster beats me to something I had on my list. Yea, Warren Buffett is worried that not stealing a major portion of a person's estate from their chosen heirs (often forcing them to liquidate cherished or income-producing assets in order to pay taxes) might result in a plutocracy; you know, like you might have one of the top rich people in the country fly in from Omaha, or something, and try to use his wealth status to influence public policy that he himself is largely immune from, but which adversely effects large swaths of people of lesser wealth. Something like that.

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Richard Nikoley

I'm Richard Nikoley. Free The Animal began in 2003 and as of 2022, contains over 5,000 posts. I blog what I wish...from health, diet, and food to travel and lifestyle; to politics, social antagonism, expat-living location and time independent—while you sleep—income. I celebrate the audacity and hubris to live by your own exclusive authority and take your own chances. Read More
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