Thirty days has September

Dear people complaining that Obama supports progressive taxation:

Do you know what payroll taxes are? What the Earned Income Tax Credit is? Do you know who Milton Friedman is? Do you know what his relationship with the conservative movement is (hint: he's a tremendous hero of it)? If the answer to any, let alone all, of these is “Yes”, why are you saying such absurdly stupid things?

Your obedient servant-