5 Myths about Federal Taxes My colleague Bob Stoker walked into my office yesterday and, apropos of Andy’s post about Greg Mankiw, noted that there sure was a lot of misinformation about taxation. I suggest he write a corrective, and here it is. From The Monkey Cage: 5 Myths about Federal Taxes Really interesting read. By Stable Genius I am the very model of a Stable Genius Liberal. View all of Stable Genius's posts.