This guy has a job in these tough times. He's trying to attract passers-by to a tax preparation service in San Francisco's Mission district.
This afternoon I spent an unedifying couple of hours getting bits of paper organized for my taxes. If I kept better records all year, this would not be such a painful chore. But I don't.
Meanwhile we're being warned that President Obama plans to increase our taxes. This is false -- just about all of us will get a (small) tax cut if his proposed budget survives the Congressional meat grinder.
The folks at Media Matters provide a simple explanation of why we might be confused about this.
Well worth reading the whole thing.