Originally Posted by Detoxing
I'm stunned that you can't figure out that the 47% INCLUDES combat soldiers. And it's not just soldiers.
IT was a stupid foot-in-mouth comment.
Again, anyone who can read, comprehend it and who doesn't have an agenda should be able to understand that the last sentence of the above quote is the key. He was SPECIFICALLY referring to the people who ARE sucking on the government's tit AND don't pay any income tax. I would agree that the 47% was probably to much of generalization, however.