WITH OR WITHOUT YOU, BONO WON’T PAY HIS TAXES — Victor Davis Hanson: Liberal hypocrites exhibit “arrogance and a sense of exemption from the rules and protocols.”

…they represent a self-appointed or elected global elite that oversees, lectures about — in sanctimonious fashion — the ethical responsibilities of the redistributive state. Bono and his ensemble may be the highest paid rock group in the world, the most eager to shake a finger at Western governments on their moral duties to help the less fortunate, a pop icon always ready to fault the consumerist Western lifestyle. But he and his pals are quite determined to avoid Irish tax laws to ensure more of their hard-won capitalist profits so necessary to support their global lifestyles, at a time when their alma mater is broke and unable to fund its once ample entitlements.

[READ VDH’s “The Collapse of a Rotten Edifice  at victorhanson.com]

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