Originally Posted by Irish Stout
Again - Fine, but its not be all end all. Why not cut ALL corporate subsidies altogether? We'll make a dent closer to the size of 4% of the budget, as opposed to 1/400th of that amount which is PBS.
Why pick on just PBS?
one is being paid by the government the other is getting breaks on their taxes i dont know what sort of tax breaks they are getting but it should involve hiring qualified people to work for them.
also i say cut some desk jobs that the higher ups in the military get ya know the big shot generals who well just sit behind a desk if there is any .
eliminate the general surgeon position .
cut most of the dept of agriculture jobs salaries .
have pbs cut or eliminated since they are what getting millions of bucks from merchandising why not do it like college sports or high school seseme street can fund those other programs that pbs show that 80% of the us population dont watch