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Whoopi Trumps Oprah

Welcome to the supply-side, Whoopi.

From today’s WSJ:

During a discussion of Republican Presidential candidates on ABC’s The View, which the comedian co-hosts, Ms. Goldberg said, “I’d like somebody to get rid of the death tax. That’s what I want. I don’t want to get taxed just because I died.” The studio audience started applauding, but she wasn’t done. “I just don’t think it’s right,” she continued. “If I give something to my kid, I already paid the tax. Why should I have to pay it again because I died?” 

… When another co-host, Joy Behar, responded to Ms. Goldberg’s remarks by asserting, “Only people with a lot of money say that,” Ms. Goldberg shot back, “No, I don’t think so . . . It doesn’t matter if you have or don’t have money. Once you paid your taxes, it should be a done deal. You shouldn’t have to pay twice.”

Wow! You’re right on target. I had no idea. This is great news. Whoopi, you have an open invitation to join us on Kudlow & Company anytime . . .  

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