“I mean, it’s kind of true,” Shapiro replied. “It depends on the kind of government. Taxes are theft.”
He wasn’t done there either. Speaking further about tax, the 38-year-old said: “They’re not supposed to spend it on just random projects or silly things that they have in their head.”
“I’ve seen my mom look at him on Facebook. She said he was a very smart guy,” the boy said afterwards.
He was then asked if agreed with her, and he added: “Well, now that I’ve met him, maybe.”
The commentator never shies away from a good debate, of course, although most of his counterparts generally tend to be a little older.
Ben got more than he bargained forBen Shapiro
We just hope that the kid who challenged him will be inspired to launch his own career in politics one day.
Meanwhile, Shapiro was recently met with an avalanche of mockery after tweeting about president Joe Biden’s promise to nominate the first Black woman to the court after supreme court justice Stephen Breyer announced his retirement.
He posted to criticise the president's decision, saying, "[Democrats] wouldn't care whether Biden nominated a [Harvard Law School] grad who clerked for Breyer or Cardi B."
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