Alligator, get a hold of yourself.
First, while I was happy to see Chelsea Fleck’s inaccuracy-laden letter addressed, surely someone wrote in criticizing it for said inaccuracies properly. In any case, why you chose to publish the response by Mitchell Norton is beyond me.
I don’t know what reality he lives in, but when not purchasing something subjects you to a tax that purchasers are exempt from, you have effectively been forced to make a purchase. This is such a basic concept that I can hardly believe it needs to be pointed out.
For full disclosure purposes, I hate stupid Democrats and stupid Republicans equally. Finally, lol at that “Double J” article. WTF?