"If you were successful, somebody along the line gave you some help. There was a great teacher somewhere in your life. Somebody helped to create this unbelievable American system that we have that allowed you to thrive. Somebody invested in roads and bridges. If youâ€™ve got a business â€” you didnâ€™t build that."
You have to either HATE Obama and look for ANYTHING to attack him about or be a mindless twat suckling on right wing propaganda to watch that speech in context and come away with:
Sunday, September 15, 2013 9:55:52 PM
Explain to me how that isn't the government generating wealth? @HolyGod: You didn`t build it! - B.Obama
LOLZ! Yes You Did! YOU did it! Not "the gov`t" OK? There are many ways to get financing WITHOUT Uncle Sam holding the purse strings, OK? If some bureaucrat had "invested" that 10K on "Gov`t Projects" it would vanish! PFFT! Gone in a flask. The PRIVATE SECTOR (you) did ALL those good things.
[quote]The wealth is only created once the consumer buys the shoes right?[/quote] RIGHT! That is exactly what I said! The persons who work for Nike have their `wealth` increased whether or not Nike sells them. Same for the suppliers of materials used. But NIKE only "increases wealth" (in reality) after the goods are sold. Before that it`s "potential"...