In a post dated on Sept 18, 2012, NBA team Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban revealed an article he wrote 4 years ago, please click on the link to see the entire original content. One analogy that I found intriguing was the use of shuffling deck chairs on the Titanic, to imply both parties in arguing who should pay more in this game of greed and need federal budget of tax and spend, was pointless because we are all in a sinking ship.
He pointed out the solution, as blatantly simple as it may seem, lies within the entrepreneurial spirit that made this country great. I agree, it doesn’t mean you have to, but hear me out. Entrepreneurs are great at seeing what others don’t see, creating and inventing solutions that solve problems, producing products that we sometimes didn’t even know we needed, stimulating aggregate demand and creating jobs.