by Mike ‘Mish’ Shedlock
I am unsure who first came up with the idea of taxing robots, but the proposal has been embraced by academia, socialists, and in general, the radical Left.
Today, entrepreneur Bill Gates, founder of Microsoft, endorsed the idea.
What does Gates want to do with the money collected? Here’s the answer: Flush it down the toilet.
[…] In a Quartz interview, Bill Gates proposes The robot that takes your job should pay taxes.