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Larry Ellison is the founder of Oracle. It's a computer company that makes high end database servers. The site you're reading this is on is probably co-located somewhere on a cloud server that runs Oracle.

For a brief period in the 90s Ellison was the richest man in the world until Bill Gates (founder of Microsoft, another computer company) overtook him.
Thanks, didn't even know that
 

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Love how anything related to Trump gets liberals so triggered lol.
TwitterFingers-in-Chief is the very definition of triggered. :rolleyes:
 

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That´s what politics should be all about, who can raise the most bribery money from rich folks before they are even elected President (democrat or republican). Though you gotta give Trump some credit, he somehow sold those poor idiots on the idea that he wasn´t the worst of them all. It was like DiCaprio running on Making Women over 22 great again.
 

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1) You make provocateur guy a president.
2) Everybody talks about the guy.
3) People are divided and don't discuss the real issues.
4) You do your thing.
5) Good game. Well played.
 

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Trump's two leading opponents, Bernie "the bolshevik" Sanders and Lizzy" the lying lizard" Warren are both of the far left, and want to massively increase the tax rate.
Bernie was a Communist in his early years, but he realised that he could not be elected as a commie, so he called himself a Socialist.
Lizzy at one time had an income rate rate of 100% for high earners, but when the news media started talking about that, she reduced the max rate to about 95%.
At these high tax rates Serena would make about the same money as a stadium janitor, after winning a Grand Slam.
If either of the far leftist would get elected, there would be a mass exit of top US tennis players to Monte Carlo.
 

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Trump's two leading opponents, Bernie "the bolshevik" Sanders and Lizzy" the lying lizard" Warren are both of the far left, and want to massively increase the tax rate.
Bernie was a Communist in his early years, but he realised that he could not be elected as a commie, so he called himself a Socialist.
Lizzy at one time had an income rate rate of 100% for high earners, but when the news media started talking about that, she reduced the max rate to about 95%.
At these high tax rates Serena would make about the same money as a stadium janitor, after winning a Grand Slam.
If either of the far leftist would get elected, there would be a mass exit of top US tennis players to Monte Carlo.
Sounds like a plan. All rich Americans move to Monaco, the 2nd smallest country on earth with the highest population density. And that might have the been the least stupid part of that post.
 

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If either of the far leftist would get elected, there would be a mass exit of top US tennis players to Monte Carlo.
Due to the US tax laws, this is not possible for American players, unless they get Monégasque citizenship and relinquish their US citizenship. That's why you never see any American players claiming residency in tax havens like Monaco or Bahamas.
 

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Trump's two leading opponents, Bernie "the bolshevik" Sanders and Lizzy" the lying lizard" Warren are both of the far left, and want to massively increase the tax rate.
Bernie was a Communist in his early years, but he realised that he could not be elected as a commie, so he called himself a Socialist.
Lizzy at one time had an income rate rate of 100% for high earners, but when the news media started talking about that, she reduced the max rate to about 95%.
At these high tax rates Serena would make about the same money as a stadium janitor, after winning a Grand Slam.
If either of the far leftist would get elected, there would be a mass exit of top US tennis players to Monte Carlo.
Not a new idea. The top marginal tax rate was 96% in the 1950s, and was still well over 70% up until the 80s. Reagan reduced it to 28%, causing a fiscal crisis and ballooning deficit that he attempted to offset by raising taxes on the middle and working classes. It didn't work and the United States still has a massive deficit today while the working class largely bears the brunt of the tax burden. It's something both Sanders and Warren have been wanting to fix by taxing capital gains the same as income but they can't seem to get this message through to people who call them "Bolshevik" without actually knowing what that means.

Most international tennis players already escape taxes by putting their residence in the Bahamas or Monte Carlo. But it doesn't matter for US citizens as the US is one of the few countries that taxes its citizens' income no matter where they live or what they do.
 

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Say "Hillary Clinton" around a Trump supporter and they would lose their shits. This is them:
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I think you have it the other way around. Hillary outspent Trump in 2016 and was beaten handily in the electoral college.

Funny gif though. Trump fans would most likely chant "Lock her up!".
 

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I mean it's always been said sports and politics should be kept separate, and now they seem to glue the two together and people can't even follow their personal beliefs anymore.

If he personally wants to host an event for Trump, that's fine, let him do what he believes in, even if you can't agree with it.
Good point. I read that over a 1000+ Oracle employees a signing a petition for their billionaire boss to cancel the planned fundraiser. Good for them to raise their opinions, but its also Ellison's right to support whatever candidate he wants to.
 

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I think you have it the other way around. Hillary outspent Trump in 2016 and was beaten handily in the electoral college.

Funny gif though. Trump fans would most likely chant "Lock her up!".
In the last election in 2016, Hillary spent nearly $ 1.5 Billion, yes Billion with a B, on propaganda to get elected.....and failed.
Hillary had her own Boeing 737 private jet, which she flew back home almost every day, so she could sleep in her own bed.
Prior to the election, polls showed nutcase Hillary with only a approval rate of about 40%. Only because Hillary was running against fellow nutcase Trump, was the election close.
Why is it that in the US only very old nutcases can run for the office of president?
 
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