How the Far Left Fails Basic Math

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos speaks at the Economic Club of Washington DC’s “Milestone Celebration Dinner” in Washington, D.C., September 13, 2018. (Joshua Roberts/Reuters)
No, the wealthy cannot finance socialism.

NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE T he posts are a staple of liberal social media: Attacking the greedy billionaire who could “easily” give everyone $1 million.

Jeff Bezos could give every single American $3 million and he’d still have $188.8 billion.” “Imagine if @JeffBezos decided to give $1,000,000 to each of those 33 million out of work. It’s pocket change to him.”

It is not just random social-media postings. In March, MSNBC’s Brian Williams went on the air and endorsed a tweet that stated: “Bloomberg spent $500 million on ads. U.S. Population, 327 million . . . He could have given each American $1 million.” His guest, New York Times

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