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Do anything at all you like about President Bush.
Anything maybe one thing.
No they're OK well hear hear her understand something.
I'm two things.
I'm a partisan because I'm on an American and I'm allowed to be -- partisan.
But I know the difference between partisanship.
And toxic partisanship.
And I know that.
What we don't do is teach.
Our kids let's say the civic equivalent.
Of the internal combustion engine so that if you wanna build -- -- the year you wanna build the Porsche you can.
But first you build the internal combustion engine we don't teach the system.
We don't teach our young.
How to work this most complex system which is gifted the world with at least two things that have made the world a better place.
And the world would be -- far darker place without us and our kids don't know what the -- I just said.
I don't know what you just said but I know it was brilliant let me ask you this.
Barack Obama and Democrats in general good and I -- you got.
If Democrats every four years.
Have at their conventions a lot of Hollywood guys like you big celebrities big stars -- not do.
Mount that as many -- get beyond it's all right.
Does it hurt them do you think -- people.
Relate I mean they love you know it's -- but you know do you lunacy Richard Dreyfuss is the area -- when -- -- throw one but it doesn't -- line.
Mine web sites can be called either common senselessness.
Or this is the fun part of being an American.
And I mean.
Frank Capra tells the story that when the Germans took over Paris they said he of one week -- -- won and we take over.
They all showed Mr.
Smith Goes to Washington.
And -- the occupation was lifted they all shoot mister Smith.
-- all of us that all of our generation your generation your journalists.
You couldn't possibly get away with saying to me I never saw mrs.
Smith because it's about us right.
We -- -- -- the -- been forgotten.
There is an America we all have it a picture of -- in our in our heads we all know it.
Share political space with those with whom we disagree -- is one of the definitions of democracy.
If we demonize our opponent.
None of its own -- saying that fairly or not rich dad went Hollywood is in full force at a convention.
It takes the attention away and and draws the nominee into this close association with the Hollywood -- -- like yourself.
They wouldn't -- be working.
Richard I know you are a very rich man and your MP and I -- a rich icon.
-- will icon for food yet yet EU or you are not answering a single question here you know I've raised a valid point and you like to brilliant act you are.
Are you -- erupting yes uncivil and you.
First of all how else can someone who happens to be a celebrity exercise good citizenship.
Taking advantage of that which has been given to him such as money for the rich or celebrity for the famous.
How else and shouldn't the question be asked of those who don't.
Why aren't you exercising your citizenship.
Not why you're talking to the Hollywood it's types who don't come why aren't you come under point two.
The Hollywood types who don't come and the normal people who don't come on man I'm saying.
That this country needs.
The active involvement.
Of intelligent -- body and anyone who tends to his own affairs but only.
Is not being that.
Understood -- it puts in sort of commercial break even very and then it kind.
-- the upper income to upper income.
Under the Obama plan people like you will pay -- texts and I know you're OK with that.
Why are you OK with that you think the cops and firemen and -- live above the poverty line.
So you're happy in went next to -- I'm asking a question series you are you happy are eight and Ari.
Which do you think the cops and firemen who are considered cultural heroes should they be able to live above the poverty line and -- so.
Who -- So you're saying just to be clear and no one wants to see that that the way to rectify it is by hiking taxes on the rich so they can be above the poverty line.
No I didn't say that because I'll take -- a step at a time as opposed to jumping from assumptions assumption.
I say let's start with the that's re arrange this whole discussion not talk about to Texas to hire too low but what are the needs of the country.
Yet -- cops and -- ethnic cops well enough so that we can hire intelligent cops.
He got to -- firemen.
And allow them to live in the communities they serve.
Yes you now hire teachers we give our kids to them and nine and a half hours a day you've got to give them with salary.
Who pays and what's that called that's called taxes so fridge lots sesame.
Who invented the phrase tax relief.
And Fred said that quote.
It's the only thing he's sorry about in his whole career because he made people think that paying taxes was an -- irritant.
We just got an added here and -- it.
-- are so.
But that's fine that's -- so you don't draw a line to two minutes 35% 39% 44% to twelve court expert.
-- what was it the top rate when Jimmy Carter was -- a 70% shouldn't be that.
Well Kennedy came Ichiro when he lowered it to set in the don't think what should it be for Richard -- what should have been and what the goals are we just like the candidates what should have been you know one.
You know don't talk to -- this because he's he doesn't just give simple answer to easily so complicated.
That that so is the United States of America -- -- should be higher.
No I think it should -- the needs of the country.
-- -- they're -- the free to shoot.
And -- -- to a flat tax if it works do it you -- -- do with this tax or that tax but don't spend all of our time.
Trying to pay less taxes.
Because that's like saying trying to have potholes.
And trying to have stupid cops.
And none of us want that.
That's it's not saying that at all.
Yeah it is are you angry.
I'm angry at my.
Richard Dreyfus thank you very much agree or disagree nothing got a good group -- give me show.
Well that that's not looking good -- and it's not looking good no not after this but things could change.
Our Richard Dreyfuss here at the Democratic Convention in Denver I don't know -- -- that -- back.
I even had personally nailed it on the given a shot.
Like that when you have -- right Molly -- eight million and normal people -- so anyway.
A couple of TV anchors regional Milken the DNC that was something then Richard Bruno let's get -- and attract thanks.
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