Evidence accrues that no matter how much money you give liberals, they will always spend it and more. For example, Al Sharpton pulls in a fortune mau-mauing corporations into handing over mountains of “donations” in return for not being branded “racist” — and yet:
The Rev. Al Sharpton’s nonprofit paid him nearly $242,000 — even as it carried $1.6 million in debt, according to documents obtained by The Post.
In all, the controversial activist and his empire, including the National Action Network and two for-profit companies, were $5.3 million in the red, public records show.
Part of the problem is that like many well-to-do liberals, Sharpton believes that taxes are for other people to pay.
Most of NAN’s money woes stemmed from more than $880,000 in unpaid federal payroll taxes, interest and penalties. It also paid more than $100,000 to settle two lawsuits, byproducts of the unpaid bills. …
Sharpton drew a $241,732 salary and perks that included first-class or charter air travel, tax filings show. He owes the IRS $2.6 million in income tax, and nearly $900,000 in state tax.
Capitalists manage to pay their taxes; why can’t socialists? Where did the money go? This offers a clue:
[NAN] is close to finished repaying the Peabody Hotel in Memphis $106,981 owed since 2008, when NAN skipped out on its bill after its annual convention, according to its 2010 audited financial statements.
Living large results in large bills. Since the $3+ million in donations NAN raked in last year won’t suffice, it must be time to accuse someone with deep pockets of “discrimination.”
On tips from Byron, Apostle53, and SR.