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Opinion Line Extra (Nov. 1)

I'm all for rewarding people for their labor. But come on — no one is worth $10 million or more per year. Most of us know that CEOs are way overpaid, and it is hurting the wages of the rest of us.

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Warren Buffet thinks he should pay more in taxes. I have just the solution for him: It's called the Fair Tax plan.

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No more bailouts for the banks. They have continued with their extravagant salaries and bonuses and do not deserve any help from the taxpayers.

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I don't mind giveaway programs. I mind you stealing my money to do it. If you're all for it, send them all your money. Leave the rest of us alone.

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The liberal media claim to be journalists reporting the news, don't they? So where are the outrage and the exposes about Solyndra and LightSquared, and about the people receiving stimulus money who contributed to Obama's campaign? All together: "free pass for Democrats."

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Send Obama hiking in 2012. Now that's a change I can believe in.

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Some say they want less oversight and less government regulation of private corporations that waste millions of taxpayer dollars every year, yet some reader wants to audit people on food stamps because they might buy bubble gum.

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President Obama announced that all U.S. troops will be out of Iraq for the holidays. That war has cost taxpayers $712.2 billion. That war was created by the George W. Bush administration. What effect has that war had on our economy? Thank you, President Obama.

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Does anyone else think it interesting that the Communist Party USA supports Occupy Wall Street, just as Obama does?

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According to columnist Leonard Pitts, you are not an authentic black person unless you are ultraliberal and oppressed by whites.

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Don't fret about Kansas ranking 48th in energy efficiency. Rest assured that the Brownback administration will work tirelessly until Kansas ranks dead last.

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If the Wichita school district hadn't built new schools, it wouldn't be faced with the problems it is now facing.

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What's wrong with prisoners, rather than illegal aliens, picking fruit?

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A career is something you enjoy. A job is something you despise.

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