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Onlines sales taxes good, Grover Norquist bad

For a quick look at why states should be more aggressive in going after uncollected sales tax revenue from online and catalog sales, check out the latest edition of Time magazine.
In fiscal 2012 alone, states could lose $11.3 billion in online sales taxes, Time reports. Consider that in light of the cumulative $103 billion budget shortfall that states face.
Also, Joe Klein has an interesting column on why Grover Norquist’s “antitax fetishism” is bad for the country.

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Trump for president — That’s Entertainment!

Celebrity businessman Donald Trump has to run for president. He just has to. Without him, the Republican primary
GOP+Presidential+Field.jpgpromises to be so incredibly boring.

Trump stories are always a good read, even when he’s being weird. In the last few days, Trump has touted his ‘relationship with the blacks’, sued an Israeli vodka maker and snared the endorsement of actor Gary Busey. And Gawker reports that Trump wants to trade mark the phrase “Trump for Success” to market everything from cologne to shampoo and bubble bath.

Even his hair makes news. Time magazine recently published a diagram describing the Tump combing technique.

Recent Trump headlines:

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