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"It profits me but little that a vigilant authority always protects the tranquillity of my pleasures and constantly averts all dangers from my path, without my care or concern, if this same authority is the absolute master of my liberty and my life."
--Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America
Friday, January 4, 2013
Apparently a lot of people were unaware that the Social Security payroll tax was going to go up this year from 4.2% to 6.2% as part of the expiration of the Bush tax cuts. Here's some of the tweets Twitchy has catalogued so far: