Renouncing US Citizenship Is The New Patriotism!
But only if you do it for money. Eduardo Saverin, the co-founder of Facebook has decided that avoiding capital gains taxes is more important than being an American. The right is very excited about this, apparently.
So just to be clear, renouncing citizenship because you feel that the United States is wrong for killing tens of thousands of children in foreign countries makes you the worst kind of traitor there is but renouncing citizenship because you don’t want to pay the taxes you owe is pure patriotism and very heroic.
To be fair, if you take up arms or incite violence against America you are, indeed, a traitor. On the other hand, if you made your money off the internet, which ONLY exists because of the government, and now you are refusing to give back a fraction of it, you are a scumbag and a perfect example of the greed of the conservative movement.
The right wing motto: “I got mine, screw you.”
Here’s Elizabeth Warren to explain what a worthless worm Saverin is: