The government has always had this power. What do you think the 18 cents a gallon gas tax is? If you drive, you get taxed. What about the shitload of extra taxes they put on cigarettes and alcohol? If you smoke and drink, you get taxed. They even call these taxes “sin taxes”. Sin is a behavior. A delightful one. Judge Andrew Napolitano, you’re fucking tool.
“Because the Constitution permits such a tax, it is not our role to forbid it, or to pass upon its wisdom or fairness.”—Chief Justice John Roberts, writing the opinion that reflected a 5-4 vote on whether the individual mandate is constitutional as a tax. (via usatoday)
My boss just texted me asking to come into work at 4:30 in the morning and I threw my phone down and was like “you’re such a faggot I fucking hate you” and then I heard the Siri confirmation noise and I picked up my phone and
I don’t think rejecting ideologies or labels makes you unprincipled. I want to have the freedom to think, even though most of our ideas come from an accumulation of ideas of humans since the beginning of time. It’s this collective conscience that we share.Very little if any is original.