That's delicious irony.
Most places I've been to in the US have no tax on unprepared food (ie grocery stores), and always have taxes on books.
Also, in some states (like PA), there is no tax on clothes since they are necessities.
So 1 for 3 isn't that bad... in baseball.
I judge a religion as being good or bad based on whether its adherents become better people as a result of practicing it. - Joe Mullally, computer salesman