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"Government spending programs are programs that benefit other people and not us and tax loopholes are exactly the same thing. That's the tax break some other guy gets, but not what I get." FULL POST
By Emma Lacey-Bordeaux, CNN
Travel writer Rick Steves can pinpoint the moment he decided on his career path. He was traveling in Europe as a teenager with his parents when it hit him.
[:30]"I remember being in the Copenhagen train station seeing kids a couple years older than me with rucksacks and Eurail passes, no parents and Europe was their playground and I thought I don't need you mom and dad."